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Lady Cougars Sweep Georgetown and Shawnee State in Ariel Arena

MOUNT VERNON, Ohio. – No.22 Mount Vernon Nazarene University women’s volleyball (9-1) hosted a Tri-Tournament in Ariel Arena on Wednesday, August 30 against Georgetown College, and Shawnee State University.

MVNU started the day by defeating Georgetown in its home opener in three sets by scores of 25-15, 25-15, and 25-20. The Lady Cougars continued their winning ways with a victory over Shawnee State in the second match. MVNU won in three sets by final scores of 25-9, 25-15, and 25-20.

Top Performers – Match 1

Libby Evanshine – 16 kills, .688 hitting percentage, 3 blocks, 2 digs

Molly Galaszewski – 7 digs, 1 service ace

Lyssi Snouffer – 9 digs, 7 kills, 4 blocks

Reagan Nuss – 26 assists, 8 digs, 2 kills

Jessica Bock – 5 blocks, 4 kills, .600 hitting percentage

20 blocks total as a team

Top Performers – Match 2

Snouffer – 14 kills, .500 hitting percentage, 8 digs

Evanshine – 13 kills, .579 hitting percentage, 2 digs, 1 block

Nuss – 43 assists, 6 digs

Abbey Niemesh – 10 kills, 5 blocks, 1 service ace

Galaszewski – 11 digs, 2 assists, 1 service ace

What’s Next

The Lady Cougars begin conference play on Wednesday, September 6 in Ariel Arena against No.8 Indiana Wesleyan University. First serve is at 7:00pm.

Mount Vernon Nazarene University is a private, four-year, intentionally Christian teaching university for traditional age students, graduate students, and working adults. With a 327-acre main campus in Mount Vernon, Ohio, and several convenient Graduate and Professional Studies locations throughout the state, MVNU emphasizes academic excellence, spiritual growth, and service to community and church. MVNU offers an affordable education to more than 2,200 students from 31 states and 22 countries/U.S. territories.

Website Linkhttps://mvnucougars.com/sports/wvball/2023-24/releases/20230830ym18s4

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