Volleyball's Davis Named to Ripon All-Tournament Team
Sep 17, 2016
RIPON, Wisconsin – The University of Dubuque Spartans volleyball team finished 2-2 on the weekend at the Ripon College Red Hawk Invitational. The Spartans lost a pair of close matches on Friday, one match to Ripon College 1-3 (18-25,25-15,25-21,25-22) and the second match of the night to Saint Mary’s (Minn.) 1-3 (25-11,23-25,25-17,26-24). However the Spartans rallied on Saturday by dominating Alverno 3-0 (25-18,25-9,25-16) and St. Catherine 3-1 (25-15,26-28,25-21,25-16).
Karrah Davis was named to the Ripon Red Hawk Invitational All-Tournament for her performance on the weekend. In the four games, she collected 61 kills with a hitting percentage of .258. She also was active as a defender by adding 37 digs. In the 15 sets she played, Davis average just over 4 kills and 2.47 digs per set. Jenna Runde was a one of the main leaders on defense with 57 digs throughout the tournament, with a high of 19 in the match against St. Catherine. Leading the way with assist was Alyssa Cose with a staggering 138 assists during the tournament.
The Spartans are back in action Tuesday night at the Loras College Duhawks. JV starts at 6:00 p.m. with varsity to follow at 7:30 p.m.