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Brillhart Earns All Tournament While Helping Dutch Volleyball Gain Weekend Split

Posted: Sunday, October 4th, 2009 at 6:06 am

Central College volleyball upset the 6th ranked team in the country St. Thomas as they split a pair of matches at the Iowa Conference vs Minnesota Conference Border Battle volleyball tourney Saturday. Central beat St Thomas 3-1 but was then swept by 17th ranked Concordia-Moorhead The Dutch finished 2-2 overall in the two-day tourney. In the win over St. Thomas middle hitter Haley Brillhart a sophomore from Pella had 12 kills. while libero Chelsea Grieger also a sophomore from Pella had 21 digs. Against Concordia Brillhart had 13 kills and Grieger had 25 digs. Brillhart was named to the all-tournament team. Central returns to Iowa Conference play Wednesday, facing preseason league favorite Simpson College at Indianola in a 7:30 p.m. match.