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Armendano powers Mustangs in triangular

Julian Armendano collected 29 kills Saturday as the Mount Mercy men's  volleyball team swept both of its matches in a triangular meet at the  Hennessey Recreation Center.

Armendano collected 18 kills as the Mustangs took care of Judson,  25-17, 25-13, 25-22, in their first match. He then had 11 kills as the  Mustangs rolled by Morningside, 25-15, 25-18, 25-14, in their second  outing.

The twin-killings lifted Mount Mercy to 7-5 for the campaign.

Bobby Muller had seven kills for Mount Mercy in the victory over  Judson. Ben Ruggles dished out 28 assists. Armendano had 10 digs and  Ben Steffen blocked five shots.

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Witzany tosses 3-hit gem for Mustangs

SURPRISE, Ariz. - Jayna Witzany pitched a three-hitter with 14  strikeouts Friday as the Mount Mercy softball team topped Northwest of  Washington, 1-0, in Arizona.

Witzany walked only three batters in the seven-inning contest as the  Mustangs (1-3) won their first game of the season.

Morgan Braughton drove in Payton Bruner with the only run of the game  in the bottom of the seventh inning for the victory.

Mount Mercy lost to Ottawa of Arizona, 3-0, in its other game Friday.

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Mount Mercy baseball drops pair

The Mount Mercy baseball collected only three hits in a pair of  ballgames Friday and was blanked both times on its trip to Missouri.

The Mustangs lost to the College of the Ozarks, 6-0, and fell to Texas  A&M-Texarkana, 11-0, failing to score in either game.

Mount Mercy hitters went 3-for-42 in the two games.

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Mustangs nipped in 2020 softball openers

PHOENIX - The Mount Mercy softball team dropped a pair of one-run  games to Arizona Christian, 2-1 and 5-4 in eight innings, in their  season openers Thursday in Phoenix.

Madelyn Irwin pitched a strong game for the Mustangs in the 2-1 loss,  tossing all six innings and allowing just one earned run.

Mount Mercy collected only three hits in the first game. Jess Heick  drove in Morgan Braughton with their only run in the fourth inning to  pull the Mustangs within 2-1, but nobody score again.

Mount Mercy scored twice in the top of the seventh inning to tie the  second game, 4-4, but Arizona Christian won the game in the bottom of  the eighth to square its record for 2020 at 6-6.

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Mount Mercy swept by Grand View

DES MOINES - The Mount Mercy men's volleyball team was swept by  second-ranked Grand View for the second time this season, 28-26,  25-16, 25-15, in a Heart of America Conference match in Des Moines  Thursday night.

Julian Armendano collected 10 kills for the Mustangs (5-5, 3-3).

Ben Ruggles had 21 assists and nine digs. Ben Steffen blocked seven shots.

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