|Final - Volleyball||1||2||3||4||F|
|IU Kokomo (Ind.) (12-8, 5-0)||25||25||22||25||3|
|IU East (Ind.) (10-14, 4-1)||22||18||25||12||1|
|IU Kokomo (Ind.)||Indv. Leaders||IU East (Ind.)|
|#1 Nyssa Baker - 14||Kills||#7 Bailey Gates - 14|
|#1 Nyssa Baker - 4||Blocks||3 Players - 3|
|#11 Macee Rudy - 25||Digs||#4 Madison Yoder - 31|
|#1 Nyssa Baker - 6||Aces||3 Players - 1|
|IU Kokomo (Ind.)||Team Statistics||IU East (Ind.)|
|Final - Volleyball||1||2||3||F|
|IU Kokomo (Ind.) (13-8, 6-0)||25||25||25||3|
|Ohio Christian (Ohio) (8-10, 1-2)||12||13||18||0|
|IU Kokomo (Ind.)||Indv. Leaders||Ohio Christian (Ohio)|
|2 Players (#1,#14) - 10||Kills||#14 Megan Morrison - 7|
|#1 Nyssa Baker - 6||Blocks||#14 Megan Morrison - 2|
|#14 Lindi Thomas - 17||Digs||#12 Karee Neff - 20|
|3 Players - 1||Aces||None|
|IU Kokomo (Ind.)||Team Statistics||Ohio Christian (Ohio)|
Indiana University Kokomo came away with a pair of conference wins after facing off against in-state rival Indiana University East (3-1) before taking Ohio Christian in three sets. With the two wins, the Cougars are now 6-0 in the River States Conference and on a seven-game winning streak.
Location: Richmond, Ind.
Tournament: River States Conference Quad Match
Opponents: Indiana University East; Ohio Christian University
Scores: IU East:25-22, 25-18, 22-25, 25-12; Ohio Christian: 25-12, 25-13, 25-18
As a Team (Versus IU East):
· The Red Wolves kept it close, with the Cougars posting 49 kills and IU East tallying 42.
· IU Kokomo made an impact in serving, earning 10 aces over IU East's three.
· As a team, the Cougars registered six total blocks.
Individually (Versus IU East):
· Nyssa Baker reached career-highs recording 14 kills and six service aces while also adding four block assists for a total of 22 points against the Red Wolves. Baker only had two errors, leaving her with a hitting percentage of .480.
· Finishing second on the team in kills, Lindi Thomas posted nine kills. Thomas also contributed a service ace and a trio of assists.
As a Team (Versus Ohio Christian):
· Although IU Kokomo and Ohio Christian were even in attack attempts (118), the Cougars put away more balls than the Trailblazers, dominating in kills 43-26, in their second match of the day.
· IU Kokomo also led on defense, capturing 10 total blocks over OCU's three.
Individually (Versus Ohio Christian):
· Baker and Thomas tied for 10 kills each versus the Trailblazers.
o Baker was also a force on defense with a solo block and five block assists.
· Once again, Colgate put up double-figures in assists, this time with 20.
Thoughts from Head Coach Heather Hayes:
"We are very pleased to come home 2-0 this weekend. We had to deal with some adversity and every player played one-third of the day or more. This weekend was a total team effort! Very proud of how they came together and just kept finding ways to be successful!"
IU Kokomo will travel to Gary, Ind. for the second nonconference meeting of the season between the Cougars and Indiana University Northwest, this time on October 3rd at 8:00 pm.