Tuesday, September 17, 2019
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Mount Mercy University - Cedar Rapids, Iowa

Both Mount Mercy soccer teams tie in OT

FOREST CITY - Mount Mercy and Waldorf were fit to be tied Saturday.

The two schools played a soccer doubleheader in Forest City and both  matches ended in 1-1 ties in double overtime. The men's game ended in  a 1-1 tie and the women's contest ended in a 1-1 tie. Both matches  lasted 110 minutes and featured  defenses.

The Mount Mercy men trailed, 1-0, until Duarte Leite scored in the  66th minute to square the match with an assist from Kevin Kastl. Dane  Lee played the final 65 minutes in goal for the Mustangs and helped  keep Waldorf off the scoreboard during that time.

The Mount Mercy women also trailed, 1-0, until Melany Roggow scored in  the 48th minute with an assist from Carly Walker. Grace Byers played  all 110 minutes in goal for the Mustangs and made 10 saves.



Mustangs finish 3-1 at volleyball tourney

MARSHALL, Mo. - The Mount Mercy women's volleyball team won both of  its matches Saturday to finish with a 3-1 record at the Missouri  Valley College Tournament.

Alyssa Weldon contributed 18 kills and 22 digs as the Mustangs rallied  to defeat St. Mary of Kansas, 22-25, 25-21, 25-22, 25-21. Mackenzie  Murphy collected 14 kills and 14 digs in that match. Maddie Bell added  12 kills. Kayla Daggett rolled up 49 assists and Haley Stecklein had  18 digs.

Mount Mercy breezed by Stephens of Missouri, 25-7, 25-11, 25-14, in  its other match Saturday. Murphy led the way with nine kills. Bell and  Weldon had seven apiece. Olivia Makinen and Daggett had 12 assists.  Stecklein had eight digs.



Daggett nets 100 assists for Mustangs

MARSHALL, Mo. - Kayla Daggett of Mount Mercy rolled up 100 assists Friday as the Mustangs split two matches at the Missouri Valley College Tournament in Marshall, Mo.

Daggett collected 53 assists as the Mustangs topped Cumberland, 25-22, 29-27, 24-26, 25-19, in a tight match. She then had 47 assists as the Mustangs lost to Avila, 26-24, 26-24, 13-25, 25-18.

The split left Mount Mercy with a 9-3 record.



Coe women boot Mount Mercy

The Coe women's soccer team clipped Mount Mercy, 4-2, in a battle of northeast Cedar Rapids neighbors at the Plaster Athletic Complex Wednesday night.

Sydney Schroder, Morgan Petsche, Amanda Hiebert and Katelyn Evans scored goals for the Kohawks. Schroder also had two assists.

Carly Walker and Melany Roggow tallied for the Mustangs. Holli Jones was credited with both assists.



Weldon helps Mustangs spike Clarke

DUBQUQUE - Alyssa Weldon collected 21 kills Tuesday night as the Mount  Mercy women's volleyball team spiked Clarke, 25-18, 25-21, 22-25,  26-24, in the Heart of America Conference opener in Dubuque.

Mackenzie Murphy had 17 kills and Maddie Bell added 13.

Kayla Daggett rolled up 49 assists for the Mustangs. Gabi Delsing had  26 digs, Weldon 20, Haley Stecklein 15 and Daggett 10.


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