FSU VOLLEYBALL DOWNS TIFFIN AS WIN STRING REACHES SIX
The winning ways continue for the 2008 Ferris State women's volleyball team as the Bulldogs won their sixth consecutive match with a 3-1 triumph (25-18, 23-25, 25-20, 25-18) over Tiffin (Ohio) Saturday (Oct. 11) afternoon in Great Lakes Intercollegiate Athletic Conference (GLIAC) action at UT's Gillmor Center in Tiffin, Ohio.
|Andrea Rich and Arielle Goodson
The Bulldogs, who hit .233 for the match with 50 kills on 116 attempts, improved to 13-7 overall and 7-4 in the GLIAC with the win.
Sophomore middle hitter Arielle Goodson (Grand Rapids/Central continued to shine with a match-high 16 kills on .357 hitting to go with six digs. Junior middle hitter Kristy Gilchrist (Macomb/Anchor Bay) registered 11 kills with a .304 attack percentage.
Junior outside hitter Sarah Lark (Alma) hit at a .625 clip with five kills in eight chances and junior outside hitter Amanda Kettlewell contributed five kills on .571 hitting.
Senior setter-outside hitter Candice Marut (Pinconning) racked up a match-best 21 assists with five digs and fellow senior setter Andrea Rich (New Baltimore/Anchor Bay) contributed 16 assists with eight digs and three service aces.
Redshirt freshman libero Lisa Tobiczyk (Marysville) was the lone Bulldog in double digit digs with a match-leading 13 total as Ferris State generated a 50-match total to Tiffin's 20-digs total.
Sophomore defensive specialist Dana Ruttle (Reed City) and freshman outside hitter Ashley Huntey (Stanwood/Morley-Stanwood) produced a match-best five and four service aces, respectively as the Bulldogs were able to amass 14 as a team.
Tiffin falls to 10-11 overall and 1-10 in the GLIAC as a result of the setback.