Hannah Lyons had 11 kills, Morgan Lowe added 13 and Tara Mahoney chipped in six kills and three blocks to lead the Susquehanna University Volleyball team to a 3-0 victory over Arcadia University Thursday night in a non-conference match in O.W. Houts Gymnasium in Selinsgrove.
The win for Susquehanna (15-8) is the eighth straight and ninth in the last 10 matches as the River Hawks won by set scores of 25-15, 25-17, 25-20.
Susquehanna won the first two sets comfortably but withstood a challenge in the third set by Arcadia (14-9). The Knights held an 18-16 lead late in the set before the River Hawks rallied. Lowe started the rally with a pair of kills before Sydney Portale added a pair of kills and an assisted block with Mahoney to give Susquehanna a 21-18 lead.
The Knight called a time out to try to slow the rally but Julie Kreutzer served an ace after the break followed by a kill for Mahoney and another block for Mahoney and Lowe to make the score 24-18.
Lowe finished the match two points later with her 13th kill of the night.
The River Hawks return to Landmark Conference play Saturday with a pair of conference matches against Elizabethtown and Moravian at 4 p.m. and 6:30 respectively. Both matches will be played at Moravian.