Thunder Volleyball Sweeps Barclay

Manhattan, KS - In an exciting day of volleyball, MCC swept two back to back matches with Barclay College over the weekend. Due to an earlier forfeit in the season, the two teams still needed to play each other twice. 

The Thunder started out strong and never let up in the first match. MCC took the match 25-8, 25-13 and. 25-16. The offense hit an outstanding .329 percentage and a our servers were too much for Barclay to handle with 16 aces.  Freshman middle hitter,  Grace Holcomb, led the offense with 9 kills, only 1 error on 12 kills for a. .667 attacking percentage. Junior outside hitter Grace Marozas had 7 aces and 11 digs. Freshman libero Roni Harris also added 11 digs. Sophomore setter Elise Corbett had 3 kills, 23 assists and 10 digs. Sophomore middle hitter, Brenna Flax put down 5 kills with no errors on 10 swings and also had 2 blocks. 

In the second match, the Thunder continued with same aggressive offense and tough serving. The team had 40 kills on 104 swings for .260 percentage, an outstanding 68 digs and 5 blocks and 8 aces. Three players totalled 7 kills each, senior Kennedy Wilson, Marozas and junior Katelynn Halstead. Four players totalled double digit digs - Corbett with 14, Harris with 13, freshman Kylie Walters had 13 and Marozas with 12. Corbett finished with 30 assists. 

Click here for highlights from the matches: MCC vs Barclay

Next up for the Thunder will be a road match at Calvary University in Belton, MO on Tuesday, October 13th. 

MCC Scoreboard

2/25/2021 | Mens Basketball vs. No. 2s Arlington Baptist College | L, 88-81 
2/20/2021 | Womens Basketball vs. No. 5 Faith Baptist Bible College | W, 78-67 
2/20/2021 | Mens Basketball vs. No. 1 Barclay College | W, 109-90 
2/19/2021 | Mens Basketball vs. No. 3 Faith Baptist Bible College | W, 93-70 
2/19/2021 | Womens Basketball vs. No. 7 Central Christian College of the Bible | W, 64-57