HU volleyball drops 3-1 decision to UNOH

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2012-08-29
LIMA, Ohio - Up against a talented University of Northwestern Ohio squad (5-1), the HU volleyball team (0-5) dropped a 3-1 decision, 18-25, 18-25, 25-23, 16-25, to the Racers Wednesday night.

Melissa Grossman and Katie Bowers led a balance attacked as they each finished with eight kills while teammates Abbey Keister and Kaylee Searles added seven kills apiece. The Foresters finished with 11 team blocks to the Racers’ 5.5 but it wouldn’t be enough as UNOH tallied 55 kills to HU’s 40 to dominate the net.

Jensen Carnahan directed HU’s offense with 38 assists while Bowers paced the Foresters’ defense with 19 digs.

Huntington opens up conference play Wednesday when they host the University of Saint Francis at 7:00 p.m. 
The Huntington University Foresters compete in 16 intercollegiate sports for men and women. In the past decade, Huntington has produced 46 NAIA All-America honors and 202 All-America Scholar Athlete honors. Huntington University is a comprehensive Christian college of the liberal arts offering graduate and undergraduate programs in more than 70 academic concentrations. U.S.News & World Report ranks Huntington among the best colleges in the Midwest. 
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