Records Fall in Win

Cristina Marruffo
Cristina Marruffo

CEDAR CREST, Pa. - Wesley College's Cristina Marruffo (Tulsa, Okla./Booker T. Washington) dished out a school record 40 assists and Carle Ax (Lewiston, Idaho/Lewiston) came up one kill short of the school record as the Wolverines defeated Cedar Crest 3-2.

The Wolverines were down two sets to one, but rebounded to take the final two sets for the win.

Ax and Jessica Taylor (Glen Burnie, Md./Glen Burnie) were the main benificiaries of Marruffo's record setting performance.  Ax led all players with 20 kills, just one short of the school record.  Taylor notched 13 kills and both she and Ax had nine digs. 

Ashley Pierce (Sudlersville, Md./Queen Anne's County) had 17 digs and Kristen Roberts (Loveland, Colo./Middletown (Del.)) had 11 digs and three aces.

Wesley hit .324 in the match. 

Earlier in the day, the Wolverines fell to Cabrini in the first contest of the tri-match. 

Ax led the team with six kills and Marruffo dished out 14 assists and had six digs.

Wesley will look to make it two in a row when Bryn Athyn visits Wentworth Gymnasium.