The Austin College volleyball team got out to a two-set lead but had to fight off Southwestern Assemblies of God University as the Lions battled back to force a fifth set, where the ‘Roos were able to emerge with the 25-17, 25-22, 23-25, 17-25, 15-11 victory.


Mayson Kennon had 15 kills, Dani DeWitt added 11 kills while adding 10 digs, and Katie Ingle handed out 35 assists and 19 digs while adding five kills. Brooke Harris added 11 kills,Rebekah Bowden had eight kills and Tatiana Ferrari led with 17 digs.


Austin College (13-3) gets back into Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference play this weekend as they head to Seguin to take on No. 4-ranked Trinity as well as Schreiner on Saturday, and then host school Texas Lutheran and No. 5-ranked Southwestern on Sunday.