Saints Women's Volleyball Falls to SXU

Saints Women's Volleyball Falls to SXU

ADRIAN, Mich. -- The Siena Heights women's volleyball team suffered a 3-1 non-conference loss to Saint Xavier (Ill.) on Friday at the SHU Fieldhouse.

Brianna Baker, Halie Baker and Chelsea Doyle had eight digs apiece for the Saints, who fell, 25-20, 14-25, 25-17, 26-24.

Chelsea Tillotson and Lauren Baker added 21 and 10 assists, respectively. Nicole Morgan made 19 digs while Lauren Baker had 10.

Set one featured eight tie scores before the visiting Cougars closed with an 8-3 run.

In the second, Siena Heights scored the first three points and cruised to a set victory.

The Saints (6-5) fell behind 11-4 in the third set and never recovered. In the fourth, SHU led 24-23 with a chance to force a fifth set, but SXU came back with three consecutive points to end the match.

Siena Heights will return to action on Saturday with a 10 p.m. non-conference home match against Robert Morris (Ill.).