Crusaders Sweep Chowan on Senior Day

Crusaders Sweep Chowan on Senior Day

BELMONT, N.C. -- Belmont Abbey hit .272 as a team and Mackenzie Chrapliwy and Cassidy Bonito each had a double-double, leading the Crusaders to a 3-0 (25-118, 25-17, 25-16) victory over Chowan in Conference Carolinas women's volleyball action Saturday afternoon.

The Senior Day win improves The Abbey to 13-11 overall and 8-1 in league play, while keeping the home record perfect at 9-0.


  • Chrapliwy had 11 kills and two errors in 23 tries (.391), while adding 11 digs.
  • Bonito paced the offense with 28 assists while adding seven kills on 12 attempts of her own. She had a team-high 15 digs.
  • Hailey Ryan also reached double figures in digs with 10, while adding five kills.
  • Belmont Abbey totalled nine aces with four different players tallying at least one.


  • Belmont Abbey faces six of its last seven matches on the road.
  • The schedule begins Wednesday night at Southern Wesleyan.