Hounds Swept by Franklin Pierce University
Rindge, N.H. (November 5) -- The Assumption Greyhounds Volleyball team fell to Franklin Pierce University, 3-0, on Saturday afternoon.
With the win, Franklin Pierce climbs back to .500 and finishes the season at 13-13 and 7-8 in the Northeast-10, while Assumption falls to 7-22 overall and 1-14 in the Northeast-10. The Ravens swept to the victory by set scores of 25-19, 25-9 and 26-24.
The Hounds were led offensively by sophomore middle Ryan Merle (Skaneateles, N.Y./Skaneateles) who had a team-high eight kills, while sophomore outside hitter Mary Johnston (Pearland, Texas/Glenda Dawson) added six. The duo and the rest of the Greyhounds attack worked off of sophomore setter Kristin Flatekval (Mahwah, N.J./Immaculate Heart), who handed out 21 assists.
For Franklin Pierce, Katie Jackson hit a match-best .444 with nine kills and added a match-high seven blocks.