The Trine Thunder swept the Kalamazoo Hornets Wednesday, 25-20, 25-23, 25-12. Trine led the entire first set and nearly the entire third set. Kalamazoo was ahead for much of the second and Trine didn’t get a two-point lead until the very end.
Shannon Scott and Emma Gaff led the Thunder with 11 kills each. Kalamazoo’s Madi Goodman also tallied 11, six of which came in the second set. The win moves Trine to 8-6 overall and 4-3 in MIAA play, while Kalamazoo falls to 0-7 in the MIAA and 2-12 overall. Trine returns to action at home against league-leader Calvin Tuesday, while Kalamazoo travels to Grace Bible College Saturday.
You can watch Wednesday’s match in full here. LIVESTREAM
Listen live online Wednesday at 7 p.m. on the Slocum Sports Network as the Kalamazoo College Hornets host the Trine Thunder in volleyball. It’s the seventh MIAA match of the season for both squads and their first volleyball meeting of 2017. They split their 2016 meetings, with both home teams earning a win.
Kalamazoo is still searching for its first league win, sitting at 0-6 in the MIAA. The Hornets are 2-11 overall, getting both wins in their Hornet Invitational tournament two weekends ago. Trine is currently tied for fourth in the MIAA at 3-3 and sits at 7-6 overall.
Listen to Wednesday’s match on the Slocum Sports Network with first serve scheduled for 7 p.m. from the Anderson Athletic Center in Kalamazoo. The game can also be seen via Kalamazoo College’s Livestream.