October 9, 2009

W&L Volleyball Posts 3-1 Win Over Averett

DANVILLE, Va. -- The Washington and Lee volleyball team opened play in the Averett Invitational with a 3-1 win over the host Cougars on Friday evening.

W&L (7-10), which posted back-to-back wins for the first time all season, defeated Averett by scores of 25-13, 24-26, 25-20, 28-26.

The Generals were led by junior Louise Brooks (Baltimore, Md./Bryn Mawr) and her team-high 12 kills. Sophomore Megan Daily (Birmingham, Ala./Mountain Brook) added eight kills and 14 digs, while first-year Cameron Hill (Tampa, Fla./Tampa Prep) posted 29 digs.

Junior Jenna Finger (Homer Glen, Ill./Lockport Township) had seven service aces and 13 digs, while senior Kristi Stevens (Overland Park, Kan./Shawnee Mission South) ran the offense and recorded 30 assists.

The Generals continue play on day one of the Averett Invitational when they take on Roanoke at 7:00 pm.

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