Beloit, WI -- The Bucs welcomed MWC foe Monmouth College to Flood Arena on Saturday, and battled the entire way. Unfortunately, the Fighting Scots walked away with a competitive win 3-2 in 5 sets, (25-20)(25-20)(21-25)(21-25)(15-11).
Every match was decided within 5 points or less, as the Bucs and the Scots battled the entire way. Monmouth won the first two sets by 25-20 scores, but had to battle to edge Beloit on the road 3-2 in the Scots Midwest Conference-opener.
Junior Libero Abby Gessell beat her season high in digs, registering 32 against Monmouth. Amanda Baran was right behind her, notching 26.
Three Buccaneers totaled 6 kills against the Fighting Scots, Aryssa Harris, Molly Muller, and Jaylan Dunn. Amanda Baran topped all three, finishing the afternoon with 9 kills.
Beloit has a short time to recharge, as they head to Fond du Lac to take on Marian University on Tuesday, October 3rd. The match is set to begin at 7 PM.