Women's volleyball aces test against Trinity Washington

Robyn Reus
Robyn Reus

FREDERICK, Md. - Hood College served up 31 aces, the most for the Blazers since 2008, in a 3-0 win over visiting Trinity Washington. 

Set Scores

  • The Blazers won 25-8, 25-8, 25-10.

Inside the Box Score

  • Payton Belella had 11 aces, two short of the school record. The senior added 15 assists. 
  • Robyn Reus added 10 aces. 
  • Renee Reus led the team with seven digs, while Walissa Jacque recorded two blocks. 

How it Happened

  • The Tigers tied the score at 2-2 in the first set before an 11-1 run took control of the things for the Blazers. Tailyn Kite had three aces during the run, while Elena Zinaich added two. Leading 15-7, Belella served up four aces during a 10-1 run to end the set. 
  • Hood closed the second set with a 16-3 run to go ahead 2-0 in the match. 
  • In the third set, the Tigers held tough early and pulled within 9-8 after a kill by Kenna Brooks and a ball handling error by the Blazers. Hood regrouped and closed out the match with a 16-2 run. Robyn Reus had five errors during the closing run. 


  • Brooks had eight digs for the Tigers. 
  • The Blazers improved to 11-7 on the year. 

Up Next

Hood travels to Arcadia on October 3.