No. 10 Eagles cruise at Parkland

No. 10 Eagles cruise at Parkland

Friday, 21 September 2018 22:35 Metro Sports Report Kirkwood - Volleyball







Maddie Lavenz


CHAMPAIGN, Ill. - The 10th-ranked Kirkwood volleyball team sailed to a pair of straight-set victories at the Parkland tournament Friday.

The Eagles swept NJCAA DI John A. Logan, 25-21, 25-11, 25-20 in their first match and defeated Southwestern Illinois, 25-13, 25-15, 25-7 in their second contest in Illinois.

Maddie Lavenz collected 41 digs in the two matches. Abbi Tunis had 21 kills. Alexa Ingram finished with 18 kills, nine digs and six blocks.

Lauren Keane provided 40 assists and 10 digs in the two matches. Madi Wagaman had 20 assists against Southwestern Illinois. Haleigh Durnin had 11 kills. Sami Johnson had nine kills and 21 digs. Chloe McNeese contributed 18 digs.

Kirkwood (17-3) has two more matches in the tournament Saturday.