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Valpo Goes Undefeated, Wins Tournament

Saturday, September 21, 2002

The Valparaiso University volleyball team beat Fairfield University (32-30, 30-22, 30-28) Saturday night to win the Crusader Classic Tournament.

Valpo went undefeated in the two-day tournament, beating Jacksonville University Saturday morning and Northeastern University Friday night.

In the match against Fairfield, Marion Hansen led the Crusaders with 39 attacks. She also led the team defensively with 21 digs.

Laurie Brands led the Stags with 56 attacks, and Casey Machon led on the defensive side with 16 digs.

Valparaiso University Crusader Classic
All-Tournament Team

Kelly Sorensen Fairfield University
Erin Spangler Northeastern University
Kristy Smith Jacksonville University
Radka Dimitrova Jacksonville University
Elissa Malthaner Valparaiso University
Cyndi Norman Valparaiso University, MVP
M Soccer Lake Forest Brown Field
Aug 23, 11:00 a.m. Valpo
M Soccer Lewis Brown Field
Aug 25, 7:00 p.m. Valpo
Football Valpo Macomb, Ill.
Aug 28, 6:00 p.m. Western Illinois
Volleyball Valpo Durham, N.C.
Aug 29, 3:00 p.m. Wofford
M Soccer Valpo Raleigh, N.C.
Aug 29, 6:00 p.m. North Carolina State
Volleyball Valpo Durham, N.C.
Aug 30, 2:00 p.m. Campbell
Volleyball Valpo Durham, N.C.
Aug 30, 6:00 p.m. North Carolina Central
M Soccer Valpo Davidson, N.C.
Aug 31, 3:00 p.m. Davidson
Volleyball IUPUI ARC
Sep 3, 7:00 p.m. Valpo
Volleyball Valpo Brookings, S.D.
Sep 5, 10:00 a.m. UMKC
Volleyball Valpo Brookings, S.D.
Sep 5, 5:00 p.m. Stephen F. Austin
W CC Crusader Open Sunset Hills Farm
Sep 5, 5:00 p.m.
M CC Crusader Open Sunset Hills Farm
Sep 5, 5:45 p.m.
Volleyball Valpo Brookings, S.D.
Sep 6, 2:00 p.m. South Dakota State
Football Saint Joseph's (Ind.) Brown Field
Sep 6, 7:00 p.m. Valpo
M Soccer Valpo Indianapolis, Ind.
Sep 9, 6:00 p.m. Butler