Men’s Soccer Defeats Alma 1-0
Wednesday, September 19 proved a good day for the Hornets. Starting with possession, the Hornets had 10 shots and six corner kicks by the end of the first half. Score was still tied 0-0. The second half started with zero shots on goal for Alma. With 20:53 left in the game, Kalamazoo’s Tim Jeske (25) scored on Alma’s Garrison Maske (0), putting the Hornets up 1-0. The game ended at the score 1-0 with a total of 19 shots, seven shots on goal, and eight corner kicks for the Hornets. The Scotts had only six shots, with no corners. As of September 19, we are 1-2 in conference play.
Women’s Volleyball falls to Hope
Friday, September 22: The Hornets had a rough first two sets against Hope College. Falling 13-25 in the first, and 14-25 in the second, Hope proved a tough component for Kalamazoo. For the two sets, the Dutchmen had an overall hitting percentage of .393 and .303, respectively. The Hornets never got past .1, with hitting percentages of .030 and .062. A change was seen at the start of the third set, as the Hornets kept up with Hope. As hitting percentage spiked to .304, Kalamazoo was able to gain 21 points, but ultimately lost the third set 21-25. As of September 22, we are 0-6 in conference play.