Westminster Falls to Hendrix, Closing WashU Invite

Westminster Falls to Hendrix, Closing WashU Invite

ST. LOUIS - Westminster volleyball fell 3-0 to Hendrix to close the Washington University Invite 1-2 on the weekend. 

The Blue Jays start the year 1-2 after the loss. 

Westminster played the first set close, eventually falling 25-20. Westminster remained close throughout the first set, keeping a tie at nine points apiece and staying within two points through the 15-point mark. 

Hendrix pulled ahead late in the set, eventually taking a 22-17 lead for the first five-point lead of the set. 

After the set one victory, Hendrix ran away with the final two sets, overcoming the Blue Jays 25-9, 25-13. 

Sarah Rivers led the offense with six kills, with Teresa Becker adding 14 assists and Erica Schrader with eight digs. 

Becker was name to the All-Tournament team for her effort over three games. 

The Blue Jays stay on the road for a nonconference match against WashU Sept. 10.