Rose-Hulman Heads to SMWC for Volleyball Showdown Tuesday

Rose-Hulman Heads to SMWC for Volleyball Showdown Tuesday

TERRE HAUTE, Ind. -- The Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology hits the road for crosstown rival St. Mary-of-the-Woods College on Tuesday at 7 p.m.

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RHIT NEWS & NOTES:
* Rose-Hulman stands 6-2 this season.  The Fightin' Engineers only have one loss against NCAA Division III competition, a three-set setback to defending NCAA national runner-up Washington (Mo.).
* Rose-Hulman finished 3-1 last weekend at its own Invitational last weekend, with victories over Monmouth, North Central and Illinois College. 
* Gabi Razma has been named the HCAC Volleyball Defensive Player of the Week for her efforts in the Rose-Hulman Invitational last weekend.
* Adekite Oladipupo (Washington U.) and Bailey MacInnis (Rose-Hulman) have been named to All-Tournment Teams in the first two events of the 2017 season.
* Rose-Hulman defeated a nationally ranked team for the first time in program history on Saturday against No. 20 ranked Hendrix.

MEET THE OPPOSITION:
* St. Mary-of-the-Woods has a 3-2 record on the season with wins over Boyce, Cincinnati Clermont and Eureka.
* The Pomeroys roster includes four players from a 30-mile radius of Terre Haute.

SERIES HISTORY:
* Rose-Hulman leads the all-time series with St. Mary-of-the-Woods 2-0.
* The Fightin' Engineers defeated the Pomeroys at SMWC in 2015 and at Hulbert Arena last year.