The Maryville College volleyball team advanced to 5-4 on the season after a 3-0 sweep of Salem College at the Guilford Invitational in Greensboro, North Carolina on Saturday morning. The Scots defeated the Spirit by the score of 25-20, 25-14, and 25-14.
MC's Meredith Bonee was one kill shy of another triple double as the sophomore posted nine kills, 15 assists, and 10 digs to paced the Scots road victory. Assisting Bonee in directing the offense was Saidee McDaniel who tallied a game-high 14 assists. The setter combo enjoyed feeding Dejane Hester-Taylor and Brianne Sidner at the net. Hester-Taylor deposited 70% of her attacks for a match-high 13 kills while Sidner threw down six kills. On a defense that allowed the Spirt a .042 hitting success, McDaniel, Sidner, and Maggie Mathews each collected eight digs while Taylor, Arin Wyttenbach, and Mathews combined for seven blocks.
The Scots will conclude the Guilford Invitational on Saturday with a 3:00 challenge against William Peace University.