|Madonna (27-6 (12-2 WHAC))||21||25||25||25||3|
|Michigan Dearborn (9-18 (2-12 WHAC))||25||19||20||13||1|
|Madonna||Indv. Leaders||Michigan Dearborn|
|#5 Karlie Kelly - 23||Kills||2 Players (#6,#17) - 11|
|#18 Miranda Fuerst - 5||Blocks||#17 Briann Alspaugh - 6|
|#2 Payton Maxheimer - 19||Digs||#16 Jayci Forster - 11|
|#14 Jasmine DeMare - 8||Aces||#17 Briann Alspaugh - 2|
|Madonna||Team Statistics||Michigan Dearborn|
DEARBORN, Mich. - The University of Michigan-Dearborn volleyball team gave No. 18 Madonna University all it could handle in a Wolverine-Hoosier Athletic Conference matchup on Senior Night Wednesday at the UM-Dearborn Fieldhouse.
The Wolverines came out on fire in the first set, putting the Crusaders back on their heels and taking the opener 25-21. The teams battled back and forth in the second and third, with Madonna taking both sets, 25-19, 25-20. The Crusaders closed out the match with a 25-13 win in the fourth. The loss drops UM-Dearborn to 9-18 overall and 2-12 in the WHAC.
Briann Alspaugh (JR/St. Louis MI) led the Wolverines with 11 kills on offense, along with eight digs and six total blocks on defense. In her final match at the Fieldhouse, Colby DeMare (SR/Dearborn MI) finished with 11 kills and three total blocks, while Shayla Smalls (SO/Canton, MI) added nine kills. Setter Danielle Barile finished with 30 assists and eight digs, while Jayci Forster (SO/Belleville, MI) had a team-high 11 digs. Also play in her final home match as a Wolverine, Raechel Warchock (SR/Jackson, MI) recorded 10 digs.
The Wolverines recorded 20 total blocks and 40 kills.
Madonna was led by Karlie Kelly with 23 kills, while Lauren Korth had 42 assists.
The Wolverines finish the 2016 season with a pair of road games, starting with the University of Northwestern Ohio at 1 p.m. Saturday in Lima, Ohio.