Storm Homestand Ends on Down Note with Loss to Ashland

Storm Homestand Ends on Down Note with Loss to Ashland

PAINESVILLE, OHIO -- The Lake Erie College volleyball team concluded its five-match homestand on a down note, falling to Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (GLIAC) foe Ashland University, 3-0 (25-10, 25-16, 25-19), on Thursday night (Sept. 30) at the Jerome T. Osborne Family Athletic and Wellness Center.

The Eagles (9-4, 5-3) had three players in double figures in kills led by Brittany Snider's match-high 18.  Kate Eckels and Anesia Benton each had 10 kills while Crystal Elliott had 41 assists setting up the offense.

Freshman Liz Whiddon (Saline, Mich./Saline) led Lake Erie (3-12, 0-8) with five kills.  Classmate Molly Richardson (Fort Wayne, Ind./Bishop Dwenger) and junior Michelle Naab (North Royalton, Ohio/North Royalton) each had four kills. Naab had four blocks to lead the defense.

The Storm has a week off until opening a three-game weekend road trip at Grand Valley State University on Oct. 8. 

-LEC-