(Fort Wayne, IN) – Concordia volleyball began WHAC conference play when they traveled to Indiana Tech on Wednesday night. The Cardinals came in 4-7 overall while the Warriors entered a perfect 13-0. CUAA battled hard in every set, but Indiana Tech came away with the 3-0 sweep.
Set 1 – IIT 25, CUAA 14
Abigail Austin had the first Concordia kill. Kayla Peters notched an early well-placed kill on the back line along with an ace. Abigail Austin tied the match 11-11 with a kill, but Indiana Tech used a 14-3 run to close the set.
Set 2 – IIT 25, CUAA 19
Kayla Peters had the first Cardinal kill in set 2. Concordia went up 7-5 after Hannah Duchene recorded a service ace. The set was tied 12-12 near the midway point, but Indiana Tech started to pull ahead after that. Claudia Grepke hammered two late kills and Jessalyn Peavyhouse made a block, but the Warriors took set two 25-19.
Set 3 – IIT 25, CUAA 13
Claudia Grepke started set 3 with two straight kills. Kayla Peters and Tara Drinane made kills early on, but the Warriors once again started to take the lead. Claudia Grepke made a late kill but Indiana Tech closed set 3 with a 25-13 win.
Concordia will hold their home opener this Friday, September 16 when they host UNOH at 7pm.