BEXLEY, Ohio -- The Heidelberg University volleyball team kept its momentum rolling on Tuesday evening with a 3-0 win over Capital University. The Berg has now won four straight matches in consecutive sets.
Heidelberg improves to 15-11, 5-3 in OAC play. The Crusaders fall to 9-19, 1-7 in the conference.
HU held a slim lead for most of the opening set. After Capital threatened by cutting the score to 24-23, senior Rachel Stroski hammered a kill to give the Student Princes the first set win.
The Berg trailed 24-22 in the second set, but Morgan Strenk revived the Student Princes with a kill. Heidelberg used three Capital attack errors to take the second set, 26-24.
The visitors worked quickly in the third set, attacking at a stout .314 percentage to take the match. Heidelberg used an 11-point run to turn a 14-14 tie into a 25-14 win.
Strenk finished the evening with an impressive .684 kill percentage. The junior concluded the match with a team-high 15 kills. Stroski contributed 12 kills.
HU concludes regular season play on Saturday afternoon. The Student Princes will travel to Wilmington College for a 1 p.m. match.