Volleyball roundup: RMU vs. Winthrop

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Photo by Cortney Peasley

Taylor Lord recorded 13 kills and 11 digs Saturday to help her team joust the Knights to earn their first conference win.

By Ian Kist, Staff Reporter

September 9, 2016

Winthrop 3 (4-4), RMU 2 (4-4): The Colonials traveled to the UMBC Tournament in Baltimore, Maryland Friday to take on Winthrop in the opening round. The Colonials won the first two sets with scores of 25-17 and 25-20 but Winthrop gathered themselves and won the next three sets, 29-27, 25-18, and 17-15 to take the match 3 sets to 2. RMU was led by senior Arden Fisher who finished the contest with 16 digs. Fellow senior April Krivoniak and sophomore Brianna Schmid finished with 10 digs each.