No Event
No Event
No Event
Fri Sep 01
Final
1 Geneseo
3 vs. Denison
@ Alliance, OH in Alliance, Ohio
Fri Sep 01
Final
1 Denison
3 at Mount Union
in Alliance, Ohio
Sat Sep 02
Final
0 Grove City
3 vs. Denison
@ Alliance, OH in Alliance, Ohio
Sat Sep 02
Final
0 Alma
3 vs. Denison
@ Mount Union in Alliance, Ohio
Tue Sep 05
Final
1 Mt. Vernon Naz.
3 Denison
in Granville, Ohio
Fri Sep 08
Final
0 Denison
3 vs. Otterbein
@ Gambier, OH in Gambier, Ohio
Sat Sep 09
Final
0 Geneva
3 vs. Denison
@ Gambier, OH in Gambier, Ohio
Sat Sep 09
Final
0 La Roche
3 vs. Denison
@ Gambier, OH in Gambier, Ohio
Wed Sep 13
Final
2 Capital
3 Denison
in Granville, Ohio
Tue Sep 19
Final
3 Heidelberg
0 Denison
in Granville, Ohio
Sat Sep 23
Final
2 Denison
3 at DePauw
in Greencastle, Ind.
Tue Sep 26
Final
3 #22 Ohio Northern
0 Denison
in Granville, Ohio
Thu Sep 28
Final
2 Denison
3 at Bluffton
in Bluffton, Ohio
Sun Oct 01
Final
2 Hiram
3 Denison
in Granville, Ohio
Sun Oct 01
Final
3 Otterbein
2 Denison
in Granville, Ohio
Tue Oct 03
Final
0 Denison
3 at Ohio Wesleyan
in Delaware, Ohio
Sat Oct 07
Final
2 Kenyon
3 Denison
in Granville, Ohio
Wed Oct 11
Final
1 Denison
3 at #1 Wittenberg
in Springfield, Ohio
Sat Oct 14
Final
0 Allegheny
3 Denison
in Granville, Ohio
Tue Oct 17
Final
1 Oberlin
3 Denison
in Granville, Ohio
Fri Oct 20
Final
0 Denison
3 vs. Cabrini
@ Pittsburgh, Pa. in Pittsburgh, Pa.
Fri Oct 20
Final
1 Denison
3 at Carnegie Mellon
in Pittsburgh, Pa.
Sat Oct 21
Final
3 Denison
1 vs. Haverford
@ Pittsburgh, Pa. in Pittsburgh, Pa.
Sat Oct 21
Final
2 Denison
3 vs. DeSales
@ Pittsburgh, Pa. in Pittsburgh, Pa.
Wed Oct 25
7:00 PM
Denison
at Wooster
in Wooster, Ohio
Sat Oct 28
2:00 PM
Denison
vs. John Carroll
@ Muskingum in New Concord, Ohio
Sat Oct 28
4:00 PM
Denison
at Muskingum
in New Concord, Ohio
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Denison pulls off five-setter victory over Kenyon

Alex Tubbs  |  Photo by Jace Delgado
Alex Tubbs | Photo by Jace Delgado

GRANVILLE, Ohio – Thanks to three straight kills to end the fifth set, Denison volleyball defeated Kenyon College, 3-2 (25-18, 19-25, 25-13, 20-25, 15-11) on Saturday afternoon at Livingston Gymnasium.

The Big Red opened the match with nine combined kills from Leah Reinfranck and Kaila Kasper to take the first set, 25-18. After dropping the second set to the Ladies, Denison recovered with four straight points to start the third set while kills from Kasper and Isabella Pivec helped DU take a two sets to one lead.

Kenyon's Mackenzie Bruzzio and Alexi Donnelly combined for eight kills in the fourth set to tie the match at two sets each, forcing a fifth and final set.

After the Ladies opened the fifth set with three straight points, kills from sophomore Alex Tubbs and freshman Emma Woerner allowed the Big Red to string together six straight points and take a 12-9 lead in the final set. Leading 12-11, Tubbs, Woerner and Katie Aucamp finished three consecutive kills to give Denison the five-set victory.

The Big Red finished the match with five different players totaling 10 or more kills. Woerner led the team with 15 kills, while Tubbs finished with 13 kills and Reinfranck added 12. Julia Miller and Kaileigh Poe combined for 57 assists, as senior Kristin Thewes led the match with 35 digs. The win moved Denison to 9-8 overall.

Bruzzio and Delaney Swanson totaled 16 kills each for Kenyon, while Jensen Shurbert's 37 assists were a match-best. The loss dropped Kenyon to 12-7 overall, including their first loss in North Coast Athletic Conference play.

The Big Red will return to action next Wednesday, Oct. 11 as they travel to Springfield, Ohio for a match with Wittenberg University. The match is set to start at 7 p.m.