Lake Forest College Director of Athletics Jackie Slaats announced Tuesday the appointment of Katie Rueffer to her staff as the Foresters' new head volleyball coach. Rueffer becomes the ninth coach in program history.
Seniors Morgen Malte, Emily Witz, Grace Larson, and Annika Daley combined for 23 kills, 37 digs, four aces, and a block as the Lake Forest College volleyball team defeated visiting Ripon College 25-20, 25-22, 25-23 Friday night.
The Lake Forest College Athletic Hall of Fame Class of 2018 will include handball player Chris Roberts '83, diver Maggie Rezac '08, and volleyball players Jenny Anderson '04 and Stephanie Metzger '04. The induction ceremony will be held during Homecoming on Saturday, October 13.
Senior libero Emily Witz reached double figures in digs for the 20th time in 21 matches this season but the Lake Forest College volleyball team was defeated 25-17, 25-20, 25-23 by Cornell College at home on Saturday.
Senior Grace Larson led all players in the match with 26 kills and five blocks to help lead the Lake Forest College volleyball team to a 26-24, 26-24, 22-25, 25-18 victory over visiting Grinnell College Friday night.
Sophomore Isabel Donnelly's career-high-tying 15 kills were not quite enough as the Lake Forest College volleyball team was defeated 20-25, 25-18, 23-25, 25-16, 15-11 by visiting Carthage College Tuesday night.
Seniors Emily Witz and Grace Larson set career-highs with 33 digs and 27 kills, respectively, but the Forester volleyball team was defeated 25-23, 25-21, 18-25, 16-25, 15-13 at Wheaton College Wednesday night.
The Lake Forest College volleyball match against Grinnell College next Friday, October 5 at 7:00 p.m. will be a "Red Out" in which all fans are encouraged to sport their Red attire at the Sports & Recreation Center.
Sophomore Olivia Drevs matched her career-high with a dozen kills to help lead the Lake Forest College volleyball team to a 25-19, 28-26, 21-25, 25-18 victory over Trinity International University at home Tuesday night.