(CRESTVIEW HILL, Ky.) - The No. 23 Thomas More women's volleyball team travels to Bluffton this weekend for the Bluffton Spiketacular. The Saints head into the weekend undefeated, 4-0, and defeating two ranked teams.
Fri. Sept. 7
5pm - Court 1 – No. 23 Thomas More vs. Bluffton
Court 2 – DePauw vs. Heidelberg
7pm - Court 1 – DePauw vs. Bluffton
Court 2 – No. 18 ONU vs. No. 23 Thomas More
Sat. Sept. 8
10am - Court 1 – Heidelberg vs. Bluffton
Noon - Court 1 – Heidelberg vs. No. 23 Thomas More
Court 2 – No. 18 ONU vs. DePauw
2pm - Court 1 – No. 18 ONU vs. Bluffton
Court 2 – DePauw vs. No. 23 Thomas More
- The No. 23-ranked Thomas More Saints come into this weekend 4-0, after beating now ranked No. 18 ONU, Case Western Reserve, Bluffton and No. 12 Carnegie Mellon.
- Thomas More defeated the Polar Bears 3-2, defeated Case Western Reserve 3-1, Bluffton 3-0, and Carnegie Mellon 3-1.
- The Saints had scheduled their first home game of the season, that ended up being canceled, against Cincinnati Christian University.
- Jenna Mummert leads the team with 70 kills and 133 total attempts.
- Jenna Fessler leads the team in assists with 114.
- Jessica Ginn leads the team in digs with 76.
- Mummert was recently named ACAA Player of the Week.
- The Saints were moved into the top-25 in the nation after taking down two ranked teams the opening weekend of the season.
- Bluffton fell in three sets to Thomas More at the ONU Tournament last weekend.
- The Beavers are 1-3 heading into the Bluffton Spiketacular this weekend.
- Bethany Martini leads the team in kills (40) and digs (21).
- Bluffton fell to IU-East in their home opener on Sept. 4.
- No. 18 Ohio Northern, opened their season 4-1, receiving their only loss to Thomas More in the ONU Invitational.
- ONU moved up a spot in the rankings from last week, previously ranked No. 19.
- The Polar Bears defeated No. 12 Carnegie Mellon, 3-0.
- Chelsea Huppert leads the team in kills with 62.
- Katie Wade leads the team in assists with 211.
- ONU recently swept Denison in three sets.
- Heidelberg comes into this weekend 3-2 overall.
- The Student Princes recently swept OWU, 3-0.
- All three of the Berg's wins have been in three sets.
- Morgan Strenk leads the team in kills with 37.
- Alyssa Edmond leads the team I assists with 65.
- DePauw comes into this weekend .500, with a 2-2 overall record.
- The Tigers are coming off two wins against Wisconsin-Platteville, 3-0, and Wisconsin-Whitewater, 3-1.
- Suzanne Peters leads the team in kills with 67.
- Ally Low leads the team in assists with 154.
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- Thomas More returns home to host Hanover for the first home match of the season.
- The match is set to start at 7:00pm.