Marauders bolster first place standing in OUA women’s v-ball


Shannon McRobert scored a match high 22 points on 16 kills to lead the McMaster women’s volleyball team over the visiting Western Mustangs, 3-2 (18-25, 27-25, 25-23, 22-25, 15-11), at the Burridge Gym Saturday night (Jan. 15).

McRobert also had nine digs, two service aces, two solo blocks and two block assists to tally her 22 points in the Ontario University Athletics tilt

Sarah Kiernan also had a productive night for the Marauders contributing 18 points on 12 kills, three aces, two solo blocks and two assisted blocks.

Jenny Pierce and Jenna Thomson each scored 15 points for the Mustangs in the loss.

With the win the Marauders improved to 11-1 in conference play and continue to hold top spot in the OUA West division. Western dropped to 8-3 on the season.