ST. MARY-OF-THE-WOODS, Ind. -- Rose-Hulman Institute of Technology battled through a tightly contested matchup to top St. Mary-of-the-Woods 25-23, 25-18, 25-23 in a crosstown volleyball matchup on Wednesday night.
Katie Orbeta had a team-high 26 assists, and the team's 13 service aces included four by Woodruff and three by Oladipupo.
Mandi Alspach led St. Mary-of-the-Woods with nine kills, and Riley Kinney contributed eight. Katelyn Cotter recorded 24 assists, and Pamela Dorman had 15 digs to lead the Pomeroys.
Rose-Hulman improved to 3-5 with the victory, while St. Mary-of-the-Woods dropped to 2-4. The Fightin' Engineers return to action at the Millikin Invitational on Friday and Saturday.