Bowling Green, Ky. – Shawnee State volleyball's season came to an end on Thursday afternoon, falling to number one seed Lindsey Wilson 3-0 (25-12, 25-16, 25-14) in the quarterfinals of the Mid-South Conference Tournament.
The Bears got down early in all three sets and could not overcome a tight Lindsey Wilson defense. The Blue Raiders had 58 digs and eight blocks to keep the Shawnee State attack at bay.
Lauren Helbig (SR/Mansfield, Ohio) led Shawnee State with 11 kills in the match. Brianna Wiget (JR/Piketon, Ohio) added five kills, while Deanna Smith (JR/Riverview, MI) had 20 assists. Eileen Acuna had 10 kills to lead Lindsey Wilson.
With the loss, Shawnee State end the season with a 5-25 record. Lindsey Wilson improve to 29-1 and advances to the semifinals of the Mid-South Conference Tournament.
Shawnee State's season comes to an end with the loss. The season saw senior middle hitter Lauren Helbig pass 1,000 career kills, libero Rhyanna Day (SR/Beaver, Ohio) get past 1,000 career digs, and an emotional 3-2 senior night victory over Rio Grande on October 20th.
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