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Fri Sep 01
Final
1 Geneseo
3 vs. Denison
@ Alliance, OH in Alliance, Ohio
Fri Sep 01
Final
1 Denison
3 at Mount Union
in Alliance, Ohio
Sat Sep 02
Final
0 Grove City
3 vs. Denison
@ Alliance, OH in Alliance, Ohio
Sat Sep 02
Final
0 Alma
3 vs. Denison
@ Mount Union in Alliance, Ohio
Tue Sep 05
Final
1 Mt. Vernon Naz.
3 Denison
in Granville, Ohio
Fri Sep 08
Final
0 Denison
3 vs. Otterbein
@ Gambier, OH in Gambier, Ohio
Sat Sep 09
Final
0 Geneva
3 vs. Denison
@ Gambier, OH in Gambier, Ohio
Sat Sep 09
Final
0 La Roche
3 vs. Denison
@ Gambier, OH in Gambier, Ohio
Wed Sep 13
Final
2 Capital
3 Denison
in Granville, Ohio
Tue Sep 19
Final
3 Heidelberg
0 Denison
in Granville, Ohio
Sat Sep 23
Final
2 Denison
3 at DePauw
in Greencastle, Ind.
Tue Sep 26
7:00 PM
Ohio Northern
Denison
in Granville, Ohio
Thu Sep 28
7:00 PM
Denison
at Bluffton
in Bluffton, Ohio
Sun Oct 01
1:00 PM
Hiram
Denison
in Granville, Ohio
Sun Oct 01
3:00 PM
Otterbein
Denison
in Granville, Ohio
Tue Oct 03
7:00 PM
Denison
at Ohio Wesleyan
in Delaware, Ohio
Sat Oct 07
1:00 PM
Kenyon
Denison
in Granville, Ohio
Wed Oct 11
7:00 PM
Denison
at Wittenberg
in Springfield, Ohio
Sat Oct 14
1:00 PM
Allegheny
Denison
in Granville, Ohio
Tue Oct 17
7:00 PM
Oberlin
Denison
in Granville, Ohio
Fri Oct 20
6:00 PM
Denison
vs. Cabrini
@ Carnegie Mellon in Pittsburgh, Pa.
Fri Oct 20
8:00 PM
Denison
at Carnegie Mellon
in Pittsburgh, Pa.
Sat Oct 21
11:00 AM
Denison
vs. Haverford
@ Pittsburgh, Pa. in Pittsburgh, Pa.
Sat Oct 21
1:00 PM
Denison
vs. DeSales
@ Carnegie Mellon in Pittsburgh, Pa.
Wed Oct 25
7:00 PM
Denison
at Wooster
in Wooster, Ohio
Sat Oct 28
2:00 PM
Denison
vs. John Carroll
@ Muskingum in New Concord, Ohio
Sat Oct 28
4:00 PM
Denison
at Muskingum
in New Concord, Ohio
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Volleyball goes 1-1 to open Mt. Union Invitational

Alex Tubbs  |  Photo by Brett Dunbar
Alex Tubbs | Photo by Brett Dunbar

ALLIANCE, Ohio--  Denison volleyball opened the 2017 season on Friday afternoon with a split at the Mount Union Invitational.  In the opener, the Big Red defeated SUNY-Geneseo, 3-1 (25-21, 25-20, 18-25, 25-14).  In the nightcap, Mount Union held off Denison for the 3-1 (25-14, 23-25, 25-19, 25-19) victory.

Against Geneseo, Denison posted a .221 hitting percentage while being helped by 27 errors by the Knights.  In her first collegiate match, Emma Woerner led DU with 14 kills and was second on the squad with 12 digs.  Leah Reinfranck hit .320 and finished with 11 kills.  As a team, Denison totaled nine blocks in the match and five came from sophomore Alex Tubbs.  She also chipped in five kills on 12 attempts.

Katie Aucamp paced Denison with 14 digs and Julia Miller dished out 36 assists.

For Geneseo, more than half of their offense came from Grace Cergol who led all players with 27 kills and was second with 16 digs.

Against the Purple Raiders, the Big Red evened the match at 1-1 after a 25-23 victory in the second set.  Mount Union charged back with consecutive 25-19 wins in the third and fourth to lock up the win.

Woerner led Denison once again with 11 kills.  Reinfranck totaled nine kills and five blocks while Isabella Pivec chipped in eight kills and four blocks.  Kristin Thewes led the team with 11 digs while Miller and Kaileigh Poe posted 19 and 14 assists, respectively.

For Mount Union (2-0), Madelin DiBease led all players with 18 kills.  Allison Baird had 20 digs and Riely Schenk dished out 38 assists.

Denison (1-1) will face Grove City at 12 p.m. and Alma at 2 p.m. to close out the 2017 Mount Union Invitational on Saturday, Sept. 2.