Warriors Post 3-1 Win Over Penmen

MANCHESTER, N.H.—Molly Cindric totaled 18 kills and 17 digs to lead the Merrimack College Warriors to a 3-1 Northeast-10 volleyball win against the Southern New Hampshire University Penmen at the SNHU Fieldhouse.  With the loss, the Penmen fall 9-10 overall and 5-5 in the NE-10, while the win improves the Warriors to 8-13 overall and 6-6 in conference play. 

Peyton Williams (Huntington Beach, Calif.) served for nine-straight points, including three service aces, to lead the Penmen to a 25-17 win in the first game, but the Warriors would rally to win the next three games by scores of 25-14, 25-18, and 25-21. 

Stephanie Dluginski (Floral Park, N.Y.) and Megan Lesczynski (Pine Bush, N.Y.) both tallied 12 kills in the loss for the Penmen.  Williams finished with a match-high 12 digs, while Lauren Lorenz (Frankfort, Ill.) dished out 30 assists on the evening for the Penmen.  Danielle Coffey (Westborough, Mass.) finished with a match-high five blocks. 

In addition to Cindric's 18 kills, Nicole Duarte added 12 kills, while Elyse Lorenz added a match-high 43 assists.  Alyssa Pickert added 22 digs for the Warriors. 

Southern New Hampshire returns to action on Friday, traveling to the College of Saint Rose for a 7:00 p.m. match.