09/10/2011 – The women's volleyball team defeated the Grace Bible Tigers in three sets to improve their overall record to 8-5. The loss drops the Tigers to 1-9 on the season.
The Tigers caught the Saints napping during the early stages of the contest. Grace Bible quickly raced out to an early 10-5 lead during the first set. Coach Rawles settled his troops down and rode the wave of Jessica Bredeweg's picture perfect serves to a 25-16 first set victory. The Saints continued to flex their muscles during the next two sets, winning 25-9 and 25-6.
The trio of Elle Sturgell, Chelsea Phillips and MacKenzie Kolstad all recorded six kills a piece, while Amy VonKronenberger led the team in digs with nine. The before mentioned Bredeweg paced the Saints with 13 assists and three aces.
Aquinas will begin conference play on Wednesday with a trip to UM Dearborn (6-5).