|Marygrove (3-11 (0-10 WHAC))||22||15||25||0|
|Michigan Dearborn (9-14 (2-8 WHAC))||25||25||27||3|
|Marygrove||Indv. Leaders||Michigan Dearborn|
|#10 Hayley Jury - 9||Kills||#4 Shayla Smalls - 16|
|#14 Hailey Brandes - 3||Blocks||#14 Katherine Nealy - 9|
|#1 Amber Kelly - 14||Digs||#2 Raechel Warchock - 9|
|#13 Amber Staudt - 1||Aces||2 Players (#7,#10) - 1|
|Marygrove||Team Statistics||Michigan Dearborn|
DEARBORN, Mich. - The University of Michigan-Dearborn volleyball team hosted a volleyball match and a block party broke out, as the Wolverines topped Marygrove College in three sets to earn a Wolverine-Hoosier Athletic Conference win Wednesday at the Fieldhouse in Dearborn, Mich.
The Wolverines finished with 12 blocks as a team, topping the Mustangs 25-22, 25-15, 27-25 on Dig Pink Night, which helped raise funds for the Side Out Foundation to support breast cancer research.
The win snaps an seven-match losing streak and moves the Wolverines to 9-14 overall and 2-8 in the WHAC.
Shayla Smalls (SO/Canton, MI) had a breakout match for UM-Dearborn with a match-high 16 kills and just two hitting errors. Colby DeMare (SR/Dearborn MI) added 10 kills, while Katherine Nealy (SO/Southfield, MI) and Kristina Ivanovic (SO/Macomb, MI) chipped in with seven and six, respectively. Setter Daniella Barile (FR/Plymouth MI) finished with a match-high 36 assists.
Nealy led the way on defense for the Wolverines, racking up five and a half total blocks, including two solo. Christina Oakley (FR/Novi, MI) had six block assists, while DeMare added four. Libero Raechel Warchock (SR/Jackson, MI) finished with a team-high nine digs in the win.
The Wolverines continue WHAC action against Indiana Tech at 7 p.m. Wednesday in Fort Wayne, Ind.