News From Terre Haute, Indiana

September 28, 2013

METRO ROUNDUP: ISU volleyball loses at Illinois State


The Tribune-Star

NORMAL, ILL. — The Indiana State volleyball team could not come up with a win on the road Friday night as the Sycamores fell to host Illinois State 3-0 (25-18, 25-15, 25-19) in a Missouri Valley Conference contest.

Sophomore outside hitter Victoria Swigart led the Sycamore offense with nine kills, while senior outside hitter Morgan Dall had eight. Senior Loni Mackinson recorded 24 assists and 12 digs for her 20th career double-double. Senior Molly Murphy also had 12 digs. Freshman middle blocker Kynedi Nalls and Dall each had three blocks.

Indiana State (7-7 overall, 1-2 MVC) hits the road for two more conference matches next weekend as it will play at Bradley on Oct. 4 and at Loyola on Oct. 5.

Illinois State improved to 10-4 overall and 3-0 in the Valley.

Golf

• Risk Management — At the Country Club of Terre Haute, the Risk Management outing was played Thursday.



52 — Adam English, Justin Woodruff, Sam Copra, T.J. Mattick.

Skill awards

Longest drive — Andrew Graman (No. 8).

Longest putt — Rick McNamar (No. 9).

Closest to pin — English (No. 10).

Straightest drive — Josh Ransom (No. 18).