Diplomats Winning Streak Snapped

Diplomats Winning Streak Snapped

BALTIMORE, Md.—Franklin & Marshall saw its seven match winning streak come to an end Wednesday night in Baltimore, as Johns Hopkins defeated the Diplomats 3-0 in Centennial Conference (CC) volleyball action.  The Blue Jays took the first set 25-18, the second set 25-22, and the third set 25-10.

Reigning CC and Eastern Collegiate Athletic Conference (ECAC) Player of the Week Julie Harvey recorded six kills in nine attempts.  Kerry Rom led the Diplomats (9-8, 4-1 CC) attack with seven kills.  Defensively, Rom, Katy May, Caitlin Krutsick, and Lis Power all had double-digit dig totals.  Caroline Hubbard tallied 26 of the squads' 29 assists on the night.

F&M will be back on the court on Sunday, when they host Haverford at the Mayser Center.  Game time is 11 a.m.

Johns Hopkins def. Franklin & Marshall 25-18,25-22,25-10

Franklin & Marshall (9-8, 4-1 CC) (Kills-aces-blocks) - Kerry Rom 7-0-0; Julie Harvey 6-0-1; Caitlin Krutsick 5-0-1; Heather Letzkus 4-0-5; Sydney Seydel 3-0-4; Caroline Hubbard 3-0-2; Jessica Poucel 2-0-0; Lis Power 0-1-0; Totals 30-1-6.5. (Assists) - Caroline Hubbard 26. (Dig leaders) - Kerry Rom 12; Lis Power 12; Katy May 11; Caitlin Krutsick 10

Johns Hopkins (13-4, 4-0 CC) (Kills-aces-blocks) - Katie Schwarz 11-4-0; Melissa Cole 7-0-1; Meagan Donohoe 7-0-1; Megan Schwarz 5-0-2; Kim Bronson 3-0-3; Ellen Rogers 2-0-1; Megan Cohan 1-0-0; Mariel Metalios 0-1-0; Totals 36-5-5.0. (Assists) - Mariel Metalios 19; Becky Paynter 11. (Dig leaders) -Melissa Cole 18; Anne Cohen 12; Katie Schwarz 9