Loyola Rolls Past Volleyball, 30-21, 30-16, 30-25|
Oct. 8, 2004
Chicago, Ill. - Loyola's duo of Hillary Stromath and Kathryn Langheld proved to be too much for the University of Illinois at Chicago volleyball team as they each posted 11 kills and combined for a hitting percentage of .724 to propel the host Ramblers to the 30-21, 30-16, 30-25 Horizon League victory over the Flames at Alumni Gym on Friday night.
Langheld finished with a hitting percentage of .786 (11 kills, 0 errors, 14 attacks), while Stromath had a .667 (11 kills, 1 error, 15 attacks) hitting percentage.
Their teammates Courtney Ashley, who finished with a match-high, 12 kills, and Nichol Amberg who tallied 10 on the night joined Stromath and Langheld in double-figures.
Loyola finished the match with a hitting percentage of .379, and four out of their six starters finished with a hitting percentage of .286 or better.
With the victory, Loyola improves to 13-5 on the campaign and 4-1 in Horizon League action, while the Flames drop to 5-14 on the season and 1-4 in conference play.
UIC sophomore middle hitter Ambria Springer led UIC with 11 kills on the evening, while sophomore setter Katie Kozak added a double-double of 27 assists and 10 digs, including a career-high five kills.
UIC will be back in action on Monday night, as they will host Bradley at 7:00 p.m. at the Flames Athletic Center.