HANOVER, Ind. -- The Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology volleyball team fell to Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference foe Hanover then battled back to top Berea on Saturday afternoon.
In the 25-15, 25-17, 25-13 win over Berea, Marissa Gollnick and Ellese Petty led the offense with seven kills each. Freshman Katie Orbeta added 17 assists, with Gollnick contributing 12 assists and a team-high 14 digs.
Hanover improved to 4-0 in HCAC play and 17-7 overall with a three-set win to open the Saturday doubleheader. Gollnick had a team-high eight kills, and Orbeta recorded 11 assists to pace the performance. Junior Gabi Razma had 12 digs, and joined Julia Hammond with one service ace.
Rose-Hulman stands 11-14 overall and 3-1 in HCAC play. The Fightin' Engineers return to action on Tuesday with a home matchup against Earlham.