Lions split matches at Manchester

Lions split matches at Manchester

LOCATION: Stauffer-Wolfe(North Manchester, Indiana)

Mount St. Joseph traveled to HCAC rival Manchester, for a tri-match with the Spartans of Manchester and the Bulldogs of Adrian College. The Lions would split the matches on the day, dropping the match to Manchester before defeating Adrian.


Game 1:

The first match of the day featured HCAC foes, and was as hardfought as you may expect. The Lions took the sets 1 and 4 by scores of 25-22 and 28-26 respectively. They dropped games 2 and 3 by a total of six points the scores were 25-23 and 25-21.

That brought on a desicive game 5, with the score a tight 9-10 in favor of the Spartans. But the Lions committed 3 attacking errors over the final rallies of the game and fell 15-10.

Game 2:

In Lions second match they would face of with the Bulldogs of Adrian. And this time they would come out on top. Game 1 of the match was extremely close with the final score settling at 29-27 in favor of the Lions. They would also win games 2 and 4 by scores of 25-23 and 25-18 to get the win. 


In game 1 the Lions were led by Josie Andres who had 11 kills in 22 attempts for a .364 percentage.

In game 2 the Lions were led by Cailey Plemmons who had 12 kills in 21 attempts for a blistering .571 hitting percentage.


The Lions play host on Tuesday to the Pioneers of Transylvania University, the game is scheduled to get underway at 7:30 pm.