Score: Evangel 3, Culver-Stockton 0 (25-15, 25-20, 25-15) | Box Score
Location: Ashcroft Center | Springfield, Mo.
Records: Evangel (11-2, 1-0); Culver-Stockton (3-3, 0-1)
SPRINGFIELD, Mo. – The Evangel volleyball team wasted little time in the Heart Conference opener Friday night with a 3-0 sweep against Culver-Stockton.
Evangel improved to 11-2 on the season with a three-set win over Culver-Stockton as part of the 2019 Evangel Classic. The Crusaders trailed briefly in the third set but led the majority of the match for their fourth straight win.
Regan Ansley led Evangel with 12 kills while Tori Lowry finished with 10 kills in just her second match of the season after returning from a preseason injury. Lowry added eight digs and five blocks to help Evangel dispatch of Culver-Stockton.
The Crusaders hit .387 as a team in the third set and finished at .286 as a team overall.
Evangel closes out action in the 2019 Evangel Classic Saturday with a rematch against College of the Ozarks, one of the two losses on the Crusaders' record. First serve is scheduled for 9:30 a.m.
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