Bellevue University's volleyball season ended Saturday as the Bruins dropped a five-set match to Trinity College (Ill.) in the opening round of the NAIA national tournament.
The Trolls (37-7) defeated Bellevue 9-25, 26-24, 21-25, 25-20, 15-13 at the Gordon Lozier Athletic Center.
Symone Faulkner led Bellevue (34-9) with 17 kills and Sydney DeBoer added 14. Caitlyn Rueth finished with a career-high 28 digs and 10 kills.
Beth Walker had her 17th double-double of the season. She finished with 57 set assists and 20 digs.
The Bruins outhit Trinity College .158 to .100, but the Trolls held a 16-7 edge in total team blocks.