Thunder Fans Fuel Road Game

Joplin, MO - With the help of a large Thunder crowd, the Lady Thunder rolled to a 3-0 sweep of the Ozark Christian College Lady Ambassadors. In the first set the Lady Thunder were unstoppable, winning the set 25-6. As a team MCC had 10 kills and only 1 hitting error, 6 aces, 1 dig and 1 block in the first set. With strong serving and smart attacking, the Thunder were setting a tone for the rest of the match. Continuing in the second set, the strong serving continued with 7 aces and the Thunder were able to easily take the set 25-11. By the third set, the Lady Ambassadors finally put a rotation together to challenge the Lady Thunder. Ozark came out stronger and ready to push the Thunder, but even with a few more hitting errors and serving errors than in the two previous sets, the Lady Thunder continued to roll taking the set 25-17. 

The Lady Thunder key player for the match was junior middle hitter Greta Hinderliter. "She was so smart this match and am excited to see her getting her rhythm and being stronger force at the net," said Coach Sanders. "I'm really proud of how far she has come and I"m excited to see her continue to improve this season." 

Next up for the Lady Thunder will be fellow NCCAA DIv II Southwest Region and Midwest Christian College Conference opponent, Barclay College, in Haviland, KS on Tuesday, September 18 at 6:00pm. 

MCC Scoreboard

12/7/2018 | Mens Basketball vs. Baptist Bible College | W, 104-94 
12/6/2018 | Mens Basketball at Union College (Neb.) | W, 96-63 
12/6/2018 | Womens Basketball at Union College (Neb.) | W, 60-33 
12/4/2018 | Mens Basketball at Barclay College | L, 76-72 
12/4/2018 | Womens Basketball at Barclay College | W, 51-38