The Lady Red Hawks hosted Kellogg Community College and ended winning three out of five matches.
There were a lot of miscues and errors in the first game but the women were neck and neck with the Lady Bruins. Lake Michigan continued to miss opportunities to score and fell 25-27. In the second set, the teams continued to battle as it was a close scoring game. The Lady Red Hawks were able to pull away with the 25-22 win. Lake Michigan started out strong in the third set but it was the Lady Bruins that would pull off the 22-25 win. The fourth and fifth set belonged to the Lady Red Hawks as they won 25-21 and 15-11.
Katie Gates (SO/Stevensville, MI) and Isabella Vaz (SO/Berrien Springs, MI) were very strong at the net both blocking and attacking. McKenzie Smith (FR/Caro, MI) also had several kills and held her own defensively along with Taylor Strauss (SO/Buchanan, MI) who had several digs. Emma Ruppel (FR/Berrien Springs, MI) managed the floor and enabled her hitters opportunities to execute.
The women will host Harper College and Ancilla College on Saturday, Septebmer 22, 2018. The first match up will be Lake Michigan versus Ancilla with a 10:00 am start time. The next game will be Ancilla versus Harper College at 12:00 pm followed by Lake Michigan and Harper College at 4:00 pm.