Diplomats Sweep at Catholic

Diplomats Sweep at Catholic

WASHINGTON, D.C. -- Franklin & Marshall's volleyball team continues its success, capturing two wins Saturday against Catholic and Marymount at the Catholic Tournament. With the sweep, the Diplomats improved their record to 7-4.

In the first match of the day Candice Tussing posted 10 kills and five digs against Marymount. F&M jumped out to win the first two games 25-17, 25-14 before the Saints captured the third, 21-25. F&M dominated the fourth, winning 25-16. Kerry Rom recorded seven kills and 15 digs. Defensively Pam Horner had 14 digs and Katy May added 12.  
 
The Diplomats took on host Catholic in the second match of the tournament. F&M won in three straight games 25-14,25-17,18-25. Jesssica Poucel led the Diplomats offensively with 11 kills. Sydney Seydel and Rom both assisted with nine kills. Rom added 33 assists in the victory against the Cardinals.
 
Franklin & Marshall returns to action on Tuesday at Lancaster Bible. The Diplomats will face Penn State-Harrisburg at 6:30 pm followed by the hosts at 8:00 pm.
 

Franklin & Marshall def. Catholic 25-14,25-17,18-25

Franklin & Marshall (7-4) (Kills-aces-blocks) - Jessica Poucel 11-1-0; Kerry Rom 9-0-1; Sydney Seydel 9-0-5; Candice Tussing 6-11; Pam Horner 5-0-3; Nicole Morano 4-0-0; Mariah Eble 3-0-0; Elise Gilchrist 2-1-0; Heather Letzkus 2-0-3; Ellana Benabou 2-0-2; Katy May 1-2-0; Danielle Roth 1-0-0; Lis Power 0-1-0; Totals 55-6-10.0. (Assists) - Pam Horner 33; Caitlin Krutsick 10. (Dig leaders) - Kerry Rom 14; Pam Horner 12; Katy May 10; Stephanie Armstrong 9
 

Franklin & Marshall def. Marymount 25-17,25-15,21-25,25-16

Franklin & Marshall (4-7) (Kills-aces-blocks) - Candice Tussing 10-0-3; Kerry Rom 7-0-1; Sydney Seydel 6-0-4; Jian Lipowcan 6-1-1; Heather Letzkus 5-0-2; Jessica Poucel 5-0-1; Pam Horner 4-4-0; Mariah Eble 4-0-1; Ellana Benabou 3-0-0; Katy May 1-2-0; Nicole Morano 0-0-1; Meghan Hubert 0-2-0; Caitlin Krutsick 0-0-1; Lis Power 0-1-0; Totals 51-10-8.0. (Assists) - Pam Horner 29. (Dig leaders) - Lis Power 16; Kerry Rom 15; Pam Horner 14; Katy May 12; Jian Lipowcan 8