BRYN MAWR, Pa. - Franklin & Marshall's volleyball team steamrolled Bryn Mawr 25-13, 25-11, 25-17 in Centennial Conference (CC) action on Monday. The win was the Diplomats' (18-3, 5-0 CC) third-straight, and marked F&M's 12th 3-0 sweep in its last 13 matches.
The Diplomats used a balanced attack that saw 12 of the 14 players on the squad record at least one kill. Mariah Eble, Jessica Poucel, and Kerry Rom each posted five kills, while Sydeny Seydel added four more. Pam Horner contributed 16 assists and Caitlin Krutsick chipped in with nine more to go with her four aces. Rom served up three aces and added a team-high eight digs.
The Owls (6-10, 0-5 CC) got seven kills from Samantha Abbot.
F&M returns to action Wednesday when F&M hosts #22 Haverford in a battle for first place in the Centennial Conference. The Teams will square off at 7:00 p.m. in the Mayser Center.
Franklin & Marshall def. Bryn Mawr 25-13,25-11,25-17
Franklin & Marshall (18-3/5-0 CC) (Kills-aces-blocks) - Kerry Rom 5-3-1; Mariah Eble 5-0-1; Jessica Poucel 5-0-0; Sydney Seydel 4-0-1; Heather Letzkus 3-0-1; Nicole Morano 3-0-2; Candice Tussing 3-0-0; Jian Lipowcan 1-1-1; Lis Power 1-1-0; Caitlin Krutsick 1-4-0; Elise Gilchrist 1-1-0; Pam Horner 1-1-1; Stephanie Armstrong 0-1-0; Katy May 0-1-0; Totals 33-13-4.0. (Assists) - Pam Horner 16. (Dig leaders) - Kerry Rom 8; Jessica Poucel 5
Bryn Mawr (6-10/0-5 CC) (Kills-aces-blocks) - Mikecia Witherspoon 8-0-2; Samantha Abbott 7-1-1; Hannah Rosebrock 2-0-1; Hannah Davis 1-0-0; Jill Perri 1-0-0; E Takeuchi-Miller 1-1-0; Katie Solook 0-1-0; Totals 20-3-4.0. (Assists) - E Takeuchi-Miller 15. (Dig leaders) - Katie Solook 6; E Takeuchi-Miller 5