Hanssen piles up more kills for Mules in two matches

GORHAM, Maine -- Colby College's Paige Hanssen finished with 28 kills against Rhode Island College and University of Southern Maine in non-conference volleyball.

The Mules (2-8 overall) fell 3-1 to RIC and 3-0 to Southern Maine.
Match highlights against RIC
* Hanssen had 17 kills, 10 defensive digs, two blocks, and two service aces. Molly Manuel led in assists with 18, while Emily Moslener had a team-high three aces and contributed 14 assists.
* Kacie Wrean hit .357 in the match with six kills, just one attack error, and 14 total attacks. Nicole Petherbridge and Elizabeth Middlebrook each added seven kills, while Erin Maidman had 11 digs.
* RIC won by set scores of 25-17, 26-24, 26-28, 25-16.
Match highlights against Southern Maine
* The Huskies won by set scores of 26-24, 25-20, 25-13.
* Hanssen had team-highs of 11 kills, 14 digs, and four aces.
* Moslener had 12 assists and two aces, while Petherbridge had five kills. Erin Maidman added 11 digs.