2015 Women's Volleyball
Record: 27-11 Home: 11-2 Away: 7-4 Neutral: 9-5 WHAC: 15-7
Chelsea Lake helped the Golden Eagles on Wednesday night with nine kills and three aces.
Chelsea Lake helped the Golden Eagles on Wednesday night with nine kills and three aces.
Lawrence Technological University
Volleyball - Thu, Sep. 26, 2013
Cornerstone (10-8, 2-0)2525263
Lawrence Tech (3-11)1716240
Southfield, Mich.
CornerstoneIndv. LeadersLawrence Tech
#15 Chelsea Lake - 9Kills #9 Audrianna Pratt - 12
2 Players (#5,#9) - 2Blocks 4 Players - 1
#15 Chelsea Lake - 11Digs #5 Kelsey Haener - 12
#15 Chelsea Lake - 3Aces #5 Kelsey Haener - 1
CornerstoneTeam StatisticsLawrence Tech
.297Hitting %: .138
5.0Blocks: 2.0
48Digs: 41
4Aces: 1

Wednesday night, the Cornerstone volleyball squad returned to action to face WHAC opponent, Lawrence Tech.  After a 3-0 sweep in Southfield, Mich., Cornerstone is now 8-1 during the month of September.  The lone loss came last weekend at the Holiday Inn Express Classic against Trinity Christian resulting in a 2-3 loss.  The Golden Eagles are now 10-8 overall and remain undefeated in conference holding a 2-0 record.  The squad is now receiving votes to be in the top 25 for the NAIA.


The Blue Devils were able to take the early 1-0 lead off a kill by Mary Armstrong; however, the Golden Eagles would eventually take the lead and hold on throughout the set.  The biggest lead of the first set came after a Lawrence Tech attacking error giving Cornerstone the 18-9 advantage.  The set concluded after a service error by Blue Devil Darby Johnson rendering the 25-17 set win for CU.  The Golden Eagles attacked their best during the first set (.360) while keeping their opponents to a .062 pace. 

Cornerstone carried the momentum into the second set with a 25-16 victory.  The Golden Eagles did not find themselves losing at any point of the set.  With the score 9-5, Cornerstone went on a strong 11-5 run to maintain the 20-10 lead.  After a service error by Lawrence Tech and Kim Weaver's kill, the Golden Eagles took set two from the home team.  CU attacked at their worst during the second set with a .241 attacking percentage but took the 12-9 kill advantage over the Blue Devils.

Set three proved to be the most entertaining set of the match.  With an early 8-4 advantage for Lawrence Tech, the Golden Eagles would begin to mount a comeback.  Kills by Murphy Heyer, Johanna Egerer and Chelsea Lake would bring Cornerstone within one (8-7).  However, the Golden Eagles were not able to even the score until 12-all after a kill by Libby Webber.  The score would go back-and-forth throughout the third set but after a Blue Devil service and attack error, Cornerstone would take the set and match with a 26-24 win.

Leading the Way

Chelsea Lake led the Golden Eagles with nine kills while Kim Weaver added eight while also dishing out 28 assists.  Two Cornerstone players were in double-digit figures in the dig category including Murphy Heyer (10) and Lake (11).  Lake chipped in with three aces as well.    

Next Up

Cornerstone (RV) will host the No. 4 Madonna University Crusaders for another WHAC competition on Friday.  The match-up will begin at 7 p.m.  Cornerstone fans can watch the contest live on the Golden Eagles Game Central powered by Stretch Internet.  CLICK HERE to watch.

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