MILWAUKEE - MSOE came out of the gates fast as the Raiders defeated Marian University men's volleyball (4-6, 0-2 NACC) 25-11, 25-9, 14-25 and 25-17.
The Raiders hit .611 in the opening set and followed that up with a .667 hitting percentage in the second set as they were able to cruise to a 2-0 lead over the Sabres. Marian bounced back, however, hitting .192 in the third set as they were able to force a fourth. The Sabres jumped out to a 9-4 lead and never let MSOE score multiple points in a row the remainder of the set.
The Marian rally would be short-lived as the Raiders bounced back in the fourth set with a .312 hitting percentage as they were able to secure the NACC win.
Marian takes on Illinois Tech Wednesday, Feb. 14 for a 7 p.m. first serve.