Sara Turner-Smith (Cardinal Stritch Catholic) tied for the team-high in kills (7) as the Owens Community College volleyball team upended Lakeland Community College in straight sets, 25-11, 25-21, 25-10, at home this week.
Jazmine Thomas and Tiffani Hobbs each added seven kills, while Stephanie Kipp added six. Ciarra Wirick led the team in assists with 18, while Jessica Cooper added 12. Lisa Urbanski had team-highs in aces (2) and digs (20). Wirick (12) and Cooper (11) also contributed in digs. Dominique Yates led the team with four blocks.
The Express are now 6-6 overall and 2-0 in the Ohio Community College Athletic Conference. This was their fifth straight victory – and all five wins were in straight sets. Their next action was Saturday as they hosted Columbus State Community College and Jackson College. (— contributed by Nicholas Huenefeld/Owens Sports Information)