Kelsey,the daughter of Steve and Marla Essick of Cherokee, leads the team in digs with 126 so far in the season, and now has 503 in her career., including a season-high 21 digs in a non-conference match-up with Carleton College.
Drennan, the daughter of David Drennan and Sherry Wilchester, leads the team in kills with 137 and in hitting percentage with .249. and she's moved into eighth on the program's all-time kills list with 530. Drennan had a season-high 21 kills against both Martin Luther College and Carleton College. She is also currently second on the team this season in digs with 120.
The Buena Vista volleyball team played the first of two home matches during Homecoming Week on Tuesday night, and evened its season home record at 1-1 with a convincing 3-1 non-conference triumph over visiting Bethany Lutheran College (4-10).
Buena Vista is now 4-11 overall and gets back into Iowa Conference play Friday night at 7 p.m.when it hosts Cornell College.