Mac spikers win to earn KCAC playoff berth

By Steve Sell
November 09, 2014

McPherson College’s volleyball team had its back up against the wall here Saturday night.

And the Bulldogs responded with a 3-0 sweep of Saint Mary to earn the eighth and last playoff spot in the upcoming KCAC Postseason Tournament.

The Bulldogs won 25-23, 25-17, 25-20.

Mac, which closed KCAC play 4-14, plays at 7 p.m. Tuesday at conference champion Kansas Wesleyan, which finished 17-1 and 25-9.

Against Saint Mary, Cortlyn Huppe led in kills with 11, Phoebe Barton was tops in assists with 13 and Emily Warner was the dig leader with 22.

The Bulldogs are now 11-18 overall.

• FINAL KCAC STANDINGS •

Kansas Wesleyan, 17-1

Friends, 16-2

Ottawa, 15-3

Sterling, 10-8

Bethel, 10-8

Tabor, 9-9

Saint Mary, 6-12

McPherson College, 4-14

Southwestern, 3-15

Bethany, 0-18


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