SELINSGROVE, Pa. – Playing their first home match of 2012, Susquehanna’s volleyball team defeated non-conference opponent Hood in convincing fashion, sweeping the Blazers in straight sets 25-13, 25-17, and 25-13.
Freshman Morgan Whiteman (Camp Hill, Pa. / Trinity) finished the match with a game-high 11 assists, two aces and three digs. Senior Emily Carson (Caldwell, N.J. / James Caldwell) recorded a game-high 11 kills with a .500 attack percentage, three digs and two block assists.
Sophomore Hayley Dunkel (Pottsville, Pa. / Pottsville Area) registered a .571 attack percentage and seven block assists. Classmate Julia Caruso (Collegeville, Pa. / Perkiomen Valley) recorded eight assists. At the libero, freshman Sarah Paluck (Nesquehoning, Pa. / Tamaqua Area) had seven digs.
The Crusaders (5-10) head to New York University to compete in the Violet Classic from Sept. 21-22, opening up against Frostburg State Friday at 7:00 p.m.