GOSHEN, Ind. – The Bethel University women’s volleyball team earned their second straight win on Friday evening, taking down Goshen in three sets in their first Crossroads League win on the road this season. AJ McDonald tied a career-high with the Pilots with 12 kills in the hostile environment.
- Score: Bethel def. Goshen 25-22, 25-20, 25-20
- Records: Bethel (7-12, 2-4) | Goshen (5-13, 0-6)
- NAIA Top 25 Coaches’ Poll: Bethel – not rated | Goshen – not rated
- Location: Gunden Gymnasium | Goshen College | Goshen, Ind.
- Payton Hart – 13 kills, 9 digs
- AJ McDonald – 12 kills, .360 hit percentage
- Madyson Beaver – 7 kills, 35 assists, 10 digs
- Abby Armold – 5 kills, .385 hit percentage
INSIDE THE BOXSCORE
- The Pilots hit 30.8-percent in the match, their highest attack percentage of the season.
- Madyson Beaver recorded her seventh double-double of the season with a season-high tying 35 assists to go along with 10 digs.
- AJ McDonald matched her career-high with the Pilots with 12 kills.
- The Pilots have won back-to-back games for the first time this season.
NEXT TIME OUT
- The Pilots host No. 22 Marian on Wednesday in the Wiekamp Athletic Center at 7:00 pm.
THOUGHTS FROM COACH WEISS
- “Great win in three tonight against Goshen. We executed well and had a lot of fun. Despite the psychological warfare of slow break-up songs during our court time in warmups, we came out strong.”