October 15, 2009

W&L Volleyball Handles Guilford, 3-0

LEXINGTON, Va. -- The Washington and Lee volleyball team continued its strong play of late with a 3-0 sweep of Guilford on Thursday night at the Warner Center.

The Generals (12-10, 6-2 ODAC) notched their fifth-straight 3-0 sweep as they dispatched Guilford (7-13, 1-6), 25-12, 25-15, 25-18.

W&L received 12 kills from senior outside hitter Rachael Phillips (Tampa, Fla./Tampa Prep) and eight kills from junior middle blocker Louise Brooks (Baltimore, Md./Bryn Mawr) in the win.

Sophomore middle blocker Lindsey Dee (Tallahassee, Fla./Maclay School) chipped in seven kills and notched a team-high five blocks. Senior setters Kristi Stevens (Overland Park, Kan./Shawnee Mission South) and Megan Steinhardt (Cedar Park, Texas/Cedar Park) added 14 and 13 assists, respectively.

First-year libero Cameron Hill (Tampa, Fla./H.B. Plant) and junior defensive specialist Summer Goldberg (Marietta, Ga./Woodward Academy) each posted a team-high 10 digs.

W&L returns to action on Saturday as it hosts both Christopher Newport and Roanoke, with the first match slated to start at 11:00 am.

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