WC wins a set, falls in four

FRANKLIN, IN – The Wilmington College volleyball team fell to Franklin Wednesday, 25-15, 24-26, 25-16, 25-14, at the Spurlock Center in non-conference action.

Junior Natalie Sparks (West Jefferson, OH/West Jefferson) led the team with nine kills, hitting .417 on the game. She committed just one attack error in 17 attempts. Sophomore Tabby Biegler (Columbus, OH/Briggs) added five kills and a team-high 19 digs.

Freshman Noel Cain (Dayton, OH/Archbishop Carroll) led Wilmington with 14 assists, while sophomore Courtney Hurley (DeGraff, OH/Riverside), in her first career match, added eight assists.

Wilmington (0-9) travels to Central State Friday in non-conference action.