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Beloit Gets 1st MWC Win Of Season

October 8, 2017

Grinnell, IA -- The Bucs earned their first MWC win of the season in a gritty, grind-it-out 5 set game against the Grinnell College Pioneers - winning 3-2. (22-25)(25-19)(14-25)(25-22)(19-17). This win brings the Bucs to 6-11 Overall, and 1-1 in MWC. The Pios drop to 11-6 Overall, 1-3 in MWC play.

The Bucs have been flirting with hitting the century mark on team kills on and off this season, and the match-up against Grinnell was more of the same, as Beloit finished with 96. 

Leading the way for the Bucs on the attack was Amanda Baran, who finished with 46 attacking attempts, 11 kills, and 24 digs. 

Right behind Baran was  freshman Evan Laun-Smith, also registering 11 kills, with 28 attacks, and 6 digs.

Defensively, Libero Abby Gessell hit her stride again, adding in 20 digs of her own to keep the Bucs rolling.