September Streak Continues

September Streak Continues

LANCASTER, Pa. – Franklin & Marshall's volleyball team recorded its 10th straight win with a 3-1 victory over Gettysburg in Centennial Conference (CC) action on Wednesday. The 25-27, 25-18, 25-16, 25-10 win was the second straight defeat over the Bullets in the CC regular season.

Candice Tussing set up a balanced attack for the Diplomats (13-4, 2-0 CC). Tussing posted a double-double of 14 kills and 10 digs to go along with three assists and a service ace. Sydney Seydel recorded 12 digs and five block assists. Kerry Rom and Nicole Morano tallied 11 and 10 digs respectively.  Pam Horner contributed 46 assists and picked up eight digs.

Virgina Hogan had 24 assists, seven digs and a service to lead the way for the Bullets (10-9, 1-2 CC). Rebecca Rubenstein had nine digs and Katie Wilson fished with eight digs.

The winning streak ties the mark set by last squad that ended at 10 games.

Franklin & Marshall returns to action on Saturday when the Diplomats host Bryn Mawr at 12:00 p.m.

Franklin & Marshall def. Gettysburg 25-27,25-18,25-16,25-10

Gettysburg (10-9, 1-2 CC) (Kills-aces-blocks) - Virginia Hogan 8-1-1; Kate Yoder 8-1-1; Sarah Gorski 7-0-2; Courtney Cyr 5-2-1; Nicole Burns 5-0-1; Lizzy Kuhn 2-0-0; Rebecca Rubenstein 1-0-0; Laura Whitne 0-1-0; Totals 36-5-4.0. (Assists) - Virginia Hogan 24. (Dig leaders) - Rebecca Rubenstein 9; Katie Wilson 8
 
Franklin & Marshall (13-4, 2-0 CC) (Kills-aces-blocks) – Candice Tussing 14-1-1; Sydney Seydel 12-0-6; Kerry Rom 11-1-3; Nicole Morano 10-0-0; Jessica Poucel 8-0-0; Pam Horner 1-1-1; Stephanie Armstrong 0-2-0; Katy May 0-2-0; Totals 56-7-6.0. (Assists) - Pam Horner 46. (Dig leaders) - Kerry Rom 16; Katy May 15; Candice Tussing 10; Pam Horner 8