Franklin Monroe volleyball defeats Newton in 4 sets

PLEASANT HILL – The Franklin Monroe volleyball team won a tough Cross County Conference match against Newton on Thursday evening in four sets, 25-20, 15-25, 25-21, 25-22.

Morgan Booher led Franklin Monroe in kills with 21 followed by Makenzie Kreitzer with 10 and Shania Baker with six. Carrie Baker had 27 assists, and Booher added 10. Kreitzer led in digs with 26 while Emily Morris added 17.

The Jets improved to 15-3 overall and 8-1 in the conference. They will face Mississinawa Valley at home on Tuesday.