Hornets Sweep Past Volleyball Women
|Lynchburg (8-1 (3-0 ODAC))||25||25||25||3|
|Eastern Mennonite (3-9 (0-3 ODAC))||18||19||13||0|
Aricquel Payne - 9
B: Aricquel Payne - 3
D: Molly Deacon - 10
SA: Molly Deacon - 3
2 Players (#7, #13 - 5)
B: Tabitha Bowman - 1
D: Mattie Lehman - 9
SA: Kyla Moorefield - 5
|TEAM STATISTICS||Lynchburg||Eastern Mennonite|
The Eastern Mennonite women's volleyball team hosted Lynchburg Saturday afternoon in Harrisonburg. Both teams had played the previous evening, but the Hornets had more energy in a 3-0 sweep.
The Lady Royals had a 10-8 lead in game one before faltering to a 25-18 finish. The Hornets skipped to a 6-1 cushion in game two and never looked back, 25-19.
The teams battled evenly early in game three before Lynchburg closed things out on a 14-4 run for a 25-13 score.
Kyle Moorefield (Danville, VA/Tunstall) led EMU with five kills and five service aces. Tabitha Bowman (Waynesboro, VA/Stuarts Draft) also have five kills with one solo block.
Mattie Lehman (New Paris, IN/Bethany Christian) split time between setter and libero and finished with team highs of nine digs and seven assists.
With the loss the Lady Royals slide to 3-9 overall and 0-3 in the ODAC. Their four-match homestand continues next week with Virginia Wesleyan on Tuesday and Shenandoah on Thursday.