HU spikers stretch win string to 4

The Huntington University volleyball team stretched its win string to four with a tough five-set win over visiting Roosevelt University on Tuesday, Aug. 20.

The Foresters topped the Lakers, 25-22, 23-25, 23-25, 25-20, 15-13 to run their record to 4-1 on the young season.

Brea Metz finished off the big win with back-to-back kills for the final two points of the night.

Paige Eakright topped both teams with 21 kills on the night, while Metz finished with 10 and Jennings Tacosik added nine.

Tacosik as usual also orchestrated the offense by dishing out 40 assists. The 5-9 setter was a kill away from a triple double as she added 12 digs on the night.

Ariene Butler was the HU leader in digs with 20. Nicole Flickinger collected 18, Josephine Rammel added 12 and Eakright finished with 11.