Diplomats Handle Green Terror

Diplomats Handle Green Terror

LANCASTER Pa. - Franklin & Marshall kept its winning streak alive Saturday afternoon beating McDaniel in three straight sets (25-18,25,18,25-22). Along with F&M's 13 straight victories, they have yet to lose one set in the month of October.  

Sydney Seydel paced the offense for the Diplomats with nine kills and teammate Candice Tussing added six.  Kerry Rom and Heather Letzkus tallied five kills each. Pam Horner dished out 22 assists while Caitin Krutsick posted 14.

On the defensive side Stephanie Armstrong recorded eight digs while Kerry Rom added seven.

Franklin & Marshall remains unbeaten in Centennial Conference (CC) play with five victories. Their overall record stands at 16-4 while McDaniel dropped to 2-15 (1-3 CC).

The Diplomats return to the court Tuesday at John Hopkins. Game time is set for 7 PM.

Franklin & Marshall def. McDaniel 25-18,25-18,25-22
 
McDaniel (2-15, 1-3 CC) (Kills-aces-blocks) - Anne McShea 9-1-0; Maggie Fenelly 7-0-1; Jackie Hawkins 6-0-0; Kristen Nuckles 3-1-0; Katie Ferguson 1-0-0; Sara Erlichman 0-2-0; Totals 26-4-1.0. (Assists) - Kristen Nuckles 11; Jackie Hawkins 10. (Dig leaders) – Kristen Nuckles 11; Anne McShea 11; Katie Ferguson 8
 
Franklin & Marshall (16-4, 5-0 CC) (Kills-aces-blocks) - Sydney Seydel 9-0-1; Candice Tussing 6-1-0; Heather Letzkus 5-0-1; Jessica Poucel 5-0-0; Kerry Rom 5-0-1; Gabrielle Connor 2-0-0; Jian Lipowcan 2-2-1; Ellana Benabou 2-0-0; Pam Horner 2-0-0; Nicole Venezia 1-1-0; Lis Power 1-0-0; Elise Gilchrist 0-0-1; Stephanie Armstrong 0-1-0; Totals 40-5-3.0. (Assists) - Pam Horner 22; Caitlin Krutsick 14. (Dig leaders) - Stephanie Armstrong 8; Kerry Rom 7