Diplomats 1-1 on Second Day at Rhodes Tournament

Diplomats 1-1 on Second Day at Rhodes Tournament

MEMPHIS, Tenn. - The Franklin & Marshall volleyball team wrapped up the Rhodes Tournament with another two game split Saturday afternoon. The Diplomats earned a win in four sets over Rhodes (12-25, 25-23, 25-15, 25-23) and fell to Millsaps in five sets (26-24, 25-15, 20-25, 21-25, 11-15). F&M returns home from Memphis with a record of 4-4.

Sophomore Kerry Rom turned in a good performance against Rhodes with 13 kills and 13 digs. Teammate Pam Horner provided 40 assists and 11 digs while Katy May added 11 digs and three service aces. Sydney Seydel also recorded 11 kills, three digs, and three blocks.
 
F&M won the first two sets against Millsaps before dropping the next three.  Candice Tussing posted 16 kills, 14 digs, and two aces. Horner ended her night with 45 assists, 17 digs, and five kills. Rom recorded 22 digs, nine kills, and two blocks. Seydel contributed 12 kills and four blocks.
 
The Diplomats have a small break before returning to the court Friday, September 17 at 6:30 PM against St. Mary's.