Maryville, Mo. -- The Missouri Southern volleyball team dropped a conference match at Northwest Missouri, 3-0 tonight. Individual set scores were 16-25, 18-25 and 18-25.
Southern (0-10, 0-2 MIAA) was led offensively by freshman Payton Graves as she hit .467 and added nine kills. Sydney Potts dished out 18 assists and added six digs, while Danielle Severns had four kills. Katie Politte had three kills and ten digs.
Northwest (7-4, 3-0 MIAA) had two players in double-figure kills as Brooke Bartosh and Abby Graves had 14 and 12 kills, respectively. Dallas Gardner had 26 assists and Tori Beckman added 17 digs.
The Lions will be back in action this week when they travel to Pittsburg State for a non-conference tilt with the Gorillas at 7 pm on Wednesday night.