Pilots Cruise by Foresters
MISHAWAKA – Bethel Volleyball took down the Huntington Foresters in four sets to improve to 26-7 overall on Wednesday evening in the Wiekamp Athletic Center. Maddy Payne led the Pilots with 12 kills while Isabelle North added 8 blocks in the win.
• Match Score: Bethel def. Huntington 3-1 (25-17, 25-21, 22-25, 25-21)
• Records: Bethel (26-7, 11-6) | Huntington (13-20, 4-13)
• NAIA Coaches’ Top 25 Poll: Bethel – NR | Huntington – NR
• Location: Wiekamp Athletic Center | Bethel University | Mishawaka, Ind.
• Maddy Payne: 12 kills, 5 blocks, .276 hit pct.
• Isabelle North: 5 kills, 8 blocks
• Cheyanne Seymour: 11 kills, 6 blocks
• Michaela Whitaker: 4 kills, 4 blocks
INSIDE THE BOXSCORE
• The Pilots recorded double-digit blocks for the 20th time this season. The Pilots lead the NAIA in total blocks at 329 this season.
• Maddy Payne leads the NAIA in total blocks with 160 while Isabelle North ranks sixth with 126.
• The Pilots recorded seven service errors in the match.
NEXT TIME OUT
• The Pilots travel to No. 7 Marian on Saturday at 2:00 pm for their regular season finale. With a win AND a Mount Vernon Nazarene loss, the Pilots would jump to the No. 4 seed and host MVNU in the Crossroads League Tournament Quarterfinal match. With a loss OR an MVNU win, the Pilots would remain at the No. 5 seed and travel to Mount Vernon Nazarene for the Crossroads League Tournament Quarterfinals.