OMAHA, Neb. — The Mount Marty College volleyball team opened its season with a 25-14, 25-15, 25-14 victory at Grace University on Tuesday, the season opener for both squads.
Bailey Kuchta notched 10 kills and Laura Groseth had seven kills to lead a balanced MMC attack. Caitlyn Illg posted 31 assists and eight digs, helping the Lancers hit .341 as a team.
Lexie Branson and Emily Schreur each had solid days at the net, each recording six kills. Schreur added one solo and seven assisted blocks, while Branson had six assisted blocks. Branson also had eight digs and four ace serves in the victory.
MMC heads south to the Brunswick Tournament in Brunswick, Ga., beginning Friday. The Lancers will play four matches — two each on Friday and Saturday. MMC plays Illinois Tech and College of Coastal Georgia on Friday, and Southeastern and Faulkner on Saturday.