TERRE HAUTE, Ind. -- It will be a big Homecoming Weekend for the Rose-Hulman volleyball team. The Fightin' Engineers will clash with the Bluffton Beavers at 5:30 pm in Hulbert Arena on Satruday in a Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference showdown. It wll be Homecoming Weekend at Rose-Hulman.
Rose-Hulman News & Notes
* Despite one of the toughest schedules in program history, the Fightin' Engineers stand at 13-8 overall and a perfect 3-0 in Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference play.
* The Fightin' Engineers have defeated two nationally ranked opponents this season.
* RHIT sits atop the HCAC standings with three league victories.
* Rose-Hulman swept Anderson on Wednesday October 4th by set scores of 25-21, 25-16, and 25-22.
* Junior Bailey MacInnis led the Fightin' Engineers with 16 kills and just two hitting errors. Senior Becca Poppel chipped in with 11 kills. Sophomore Katie Orbeta contributed a team-high 31 assists and three aces in the win.
The Opposition: Bluffton University Beavers (10-9, 1-1 HCAC)
* Bluffton stands at 10-9, 1-1 HCAC.
* The Beavers got a win in their last outing, defeating Mount St. Joseph in five sets.
* Junior Bethany Martini leads the Heartland Collegiate Athletic Conference with 284 kills.