Valpo Sweeps Albany Saturday Morning
Saturday, September 04, 2004
The Valparaiso volleyball team won its second straight match at the Ball State Classic on Saturday morning as the Crusaders defeated Albany in three games 30-21, 30-22, 33-31 in Muncie, Ind.

The Crusaders got ten kills from Lauren Moulton (Elgin, Ill./Larkin H.S.) and eight more from Jessi Novak (Antigo, Wis./Antigo H.S.) in the victory. As a team, the Brown and Gold hit .222 for the match while holding the Great Danes to just .137.

Sara Silcox (Michigan City, Ind./Michigan City H.S.) added 20 digs defensively for the Crusaders, while Amy Palash (Winfield, Ill./Saint Francis H.S.) added 14 more.

Ashley DeNeal and Shelby Goldman each had 11 kills for Albany (0-3), while Eileen Rodriguez added 20 digs.

Valparaiso (2-1) will face the host Cardinals for the tournament title this evening beginning at 7:30 p.m.