Muskingum blanks Wilmington in OAC volleyball

NEW CONCORD — The Wilmington College volleyball team fell in a pair of Ohio Athletic Conference matches to Muskingum University Tuesday evening. The Fighting Muskies took match one 3-0 (25-14, 25-14, 25-15) and won the nightcap (25-7, 25-9, 25-18).

In match one, Sofia Thomas led the Quakers offensively with six kills to go along with six assists while Rachel Kennedy put down four balls. McKenzie Stringer dished out a team-high seven assists while Karley Schlensker tallied 19 of the team’s 51 digs.

In match two, Kennedy led the Quakers with seven kills. Stringer and Thomas combined to assist on all 19 of Wilmington’s kills while Blake O’Brien had 13 digs in the back row.

Wilmington (0-4) hosts the University of Mount Union in the home-opener Friday evening.