The McMaster Marauder men’s volleyball team defeated the visiting Waterloo Warriors in five sets Saturday night in the Burridge Gym.
The Ontario University Athletics contest was a battle from start to finish as the Marauders and Warriors swapped sets. The Marauders won the first set, 25-19, only to have the Warriors take the second and third sets, 25-22, 25-23. The Marauders fought back in the fourth set and won 25-18. The match was finally decided in the fifth set when the Marauders won, 15-3.
Kevin Stevens (Winnipeg) had 18 kills on 19 points to lead the Marauders from the outside. Tyler Santoni (Kingston) also had a strong match, recording 14 kills on 16 points.
The Marauders are home next weekend to take on Guelph (3-1) at 3 p.m. in the Burridge Gym.