The 20th-ranked Hendrix College volleyball team started the Southern Athletic Association slate with a 25-20, 25-17, 25-14 victory over Rhodes College at Grove Gymnasium ON Wednesday night.

The Warriors (6-3, 1-0) hit .295 with 37 kills, five aces, 43 digs and five blocks. The Lynx (4-4, 0-1) struggled offensively, only hitting .049 with 29 kills, four aces, 44 digs and two blocks. Hendrix’ best set was in the third when they connected on 16 kills and hit .302, compared to -.028 and seven kills for Rhodes.

Junior middle blocker Sara Dyslin paced the Warrior offense with 10 kills and hit .500 to go with three blocks.

Senior outside hitter MC Rogers recorded six kills and five digs.

Freshman outside Lauren Dwyer also had six kills.

Hendrix women’s soccer

WALNUT RIDGE — The Hendrix College women’s soccer team went on the road to defeat Williams Baptist College 4-0 Wednesday afternoon.

With the win, the Warriors improve to 5-1 on the year and recorded their second consecutive shutout.

Freshman forward Hagan Griffith scored three goals, including two in the first 18 minutes of the game. Sophomore midfielder Macie Stultz also had a goal and an assist and sophomore Melissa Miller picked up an assist.