Evangel Volleyball Falls in Opener at MidAmerica Nazarene

Evangel Volleyball Falls in Opener at MidAmerica Nazarene

The Basics
Score: Evangel 0, MidAmerica Nazarene 3
Records: Evangel (3-3, 0-1); MidAmerica Nazarene (2-3, 1-0)
Location: Olathe, Kan. | Bell Family Arena

OLATHE, Kan. – The Evangel volleyball team fell, 3-0, Tuesday evening at MidAmerica Nazarene in the Heart opener for both teams.

The Crusaders struggled early hitting below the .120 mark in the first two sets while the Pioneers posted a .519 percentage in the second set. MNU controlled the match with a 25-17, 25-11, 25-17 sweep.

Evangel was led by Heather Gahm with 14 kills as she also posted a .357 hitting percentage. Olivia Johnston added nine kills while Victoria Fishback paced the offense with 20 assists.

Evangel returns to the court Friday and Saturday at the Bellevue Premier Tournament in Bellevue, Nebraska. The Crusaders open action Friday against Carroll (Mont.) at 9 a.m. before a 1 p.m. match against Morningside.

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