Saline’s varsity volleyball team cruised to an efficient victory at Monroe Tuesday night.
The Lady Hornets swept the Trojans in three sets, 25-11, 25-12 and 25-14.
Saline improved to 28-10 overall and 7-2 in the SEC.
Kara Rogers led Saline with 11 kills and 11 digs. Taylor Whitling had 38 assists and six digs. Natalie Sheridan had 17 digs. Also helping the Hornets to victory were Margo Main (9 kills), Jess Wolma (7 kills), Kenzie Shand (7 kills), Sidney Fletcher (7 kills, 5 digs) and Ashley Richmond (6 digs).
Saline head coach Lisa Shea said it was an important victory for the team.
“We needed to establish momentum and remind ourselves how to compete with energy from start to finish. We did that tonight,” Shea said. “I'm hopeful that we continue this with a strong week of practice, and decide that this is the way we should expect to play every time we take the floor."