KOKOMO, Ind. – Indiana University Kokomo Cougar Women’s Volleyball team made history on Saturday (Sept. 10) by winning its first game against Grace College. The Cougars beat the Lancers 25-22, 25-22.
“This is an amazing accomplishment for our team,” said Coach Kristen Snoddy. “We have come together in a short amount of time and have proven we are competitive and driven. I am so proud of all the players.”
Chancellor Michael Harris attended the game and shared the proud moment with the team.
“I am thrilled to share this amazing experience with the coaches and the team who have worked so hard to reach this goal,” Harris said. “They are fulfilling the dream and vision of the campus by proving to be a first-rate team. This is a great, historic day for IU Kokomo and its future as a world class regional campus.”
Spearheading the victory were setter Rachael Williams' 21 assists, middle hitter Jenna Pelling's 8 kills, and libero Emily West's 10 digs.
The Cougars host Grace College at 7 p.m. this Wednesday, September 14, at their home site of Northwestern High School.
Indiana University Kokomo serves north central Indiana.