Green Knights Trim Illinois College

From Sports Information Director, October 22, 2010 | Volleyball
by Dan Lukes, dan.lukes@snc.edu, (920) 403-4077

DE PERE - St. Norbert College needed just 51 minutes to dispatch Illinois College in a three-set Midwest Conference win on Connie Tilley Court at Schuldes Sports Center.

The Green Knights cruised to a 25-17, 25-12, 25-11 win to improve to 19-7 overall and 4-1 in the MWC. Illinois College dropped to 6-16, 2-6.

St. Norbert hit .291 for the match, getting 36 kills in 79 attempts against 13 errors. The Green Knights hit .354 over the final two sets to put the outcome away early.

Mary Kate Manion had nine kills in 17 attempts without an error. Danielle Remy had eight kills, Sarah Sulentic seven and Lindsay Wiebe six to round out a balanced offensive effort. Abby West had 25 assists, while Lauren Meehan had 13 digs. Wiebe and Remy each had three blocks.

Illinois College had 14 kills with 14 errors in 64 attempts. Courtney Sweatman had six kills for the Lady Blues.