SECOND STAR, Mikaelyn Sych

SECOND STAR, Mikaelyn Sych

Game log: Friday, January 4 – 15 kills, hitting .619, 7 aces, 5 blocks, 3 digs and 24.5 points in 3-2 win at Brandon  / Saturday, January. 5 – 8 kills, 5 blocks, 5 digs and 10.5 points in 3-0 win at Brandon.

Trinity Western fourth-year middle blocker Mikaelyn Sych combined for 23 kills, 10 blocks, seven aces and 35 points, while hitting .555 to lead the Spartans to two victories over the Brandon Bobcats this past weekend in Brandon, Manitoba.

On Friday night, Sych had 15 kills with a hitting percentage of .619, while adding seven aces, five blocks, three digs and 24.5 points to lead the Spartans to a 3-2 win over the Bobcats. Then on Saturday night the Airdrie, Alta. native had eight kills (hitting .467), five blocks, five digs and 10.5 points in a 3-0 win Brandon.

Over 14 matches Sych leads Canada West in blocks per set with 1.54 and is second in hitting percentage at .373, while averaging 2.52 kills/set. Her seven service aces tie for 10th best in Canada West history. 

The No. 1 Spartans (14-0), who are riding a program best winning streak to start the season, will now have an off week before they host the Thompson Rivers WolfPack on January 18-19.