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Illinois Tech Women’s Volleyball Falls To Anderson, 3-1, Friday

Illinois Tech Women’s Volleyball Falls To Anderson, 3-1, Friday

CHICAGO, Ill. – The Illinois Tech women's volleyball team dropped a match to Anderson (Ind.) at the North Park Gymnasium in Chicago, 3-1, on Friday evening.

The Ravens (4-2) defeated the Scarlet Hawks (0-6), 3-1, (9-25, 25-18, 26-24, 25-22).

How It Happened

  • Illinois Tech dominated the first set and took it 25-9.
  • The Ravens responded and took the next three sets and the match.
  • Anderson was down 22-18 in the third set but the Ravens pulled off the come back and won the set, 26-24.
  • Illinois Tech and Anderson were tied at 19 all in the fourth set before the Ravens outscored the Scarlet Hawks, 6-3.
  • The Ravens had 10+ kills in the last three sets, including 18 in the third set.
  • Anderson had three players who had over 10 kills, including Felicity Bontrager, who led the Ravens with 15 kills.

Scarlet Hawk Standouts

  •  Junior Taylor Burton led Illinois Tech in the match with seven kills.
  •  Junior Courtney Curcio recorded 10 digs, which led the Scarlet Hawks.
  •  Alyssa Miner picked up four blocks as the senior led Illinois Tech in that category.
  •  The Scarlet Hawks won their biggest set of the year 25-18.

Up Next

  • Illinois Tech returns to action Saturday, Sept. 8 for two consecutive matches as the Scarlet Hawks take on Knox College starting at noon (CT) and North Park University starting at 2:30 p.m. (CT).