Crusader Volleyball Wins One at Johns Hopkins Tourney

Crusader Volleyball Wins One at Johns Hopkins Tourney

Bryn Mawr Box Score
JHU Box Score

BALTIMORE, Md. – The Susquehanna volleyball team traveled to Baltimore on Saturday to take part in the Johns Hopkins Tri-Match and earned a split with a win over Bryn Mawr before falling to the host Blue Jays.

The Crusaders (15-17) defeated Bryn Mawr in three sets (25-7, 25-19, 25-13) before dropping a three-set decision to Johns Hopkins (25-22, 18-25, 20-25, 23-25).

Against the Owls (7-17), the team hit for an impressive .459 attack percentage. Emily Carson (Caldwell, N.J./James Caldwell) led with eight kills and a .727 attack percentage. Morgan Whiteman (Camp Hill, Pa./Trinity) added seven kills, four aces and three digs while Alissa Sellers (Huntingdon, Pa./Huntingdon Area) finished with five kills, one ace and six digs.

Julia Caruso (Collegeville, Pa./Perkiomen Valley) led all players with 30 assists and also chipped in five digs while Sarah Paluck (Nesquehoning, Pa./Tamaqua Area) led the team with 12 digs.

In the four-set decision against the Blue Jays (25-3), Carson added another nine kills and racked up 13 digs to fall just one kill shy of a double-double. Paluck picked up 24 digs and Caruso added another 15 assists and three digs. Despite the loss, SU still had a total of 10 blocks while Johns Hopkins had only three.

SU hosts PSU-Altoona on Monday night at 7:30 p.m. where the team will host Senior Night as well as Faculty Appreciation Night.