October 9, 2010

W&L Volleyball Downs VWC, 3-0, as Snyder Earns 300th Win

NEWPORT NEWS, Va. -- Head Volleyball Coach Bryan Snyder earned his 300th win at Washington and Lee as W&L defeated Virginia Wesleyan 3-0 on Saturday afternoon at the CNU Invitational.

The Generals (15-4) downed the Marlins 25-21, 26-24, 25-20 to give Snyder his 300th win at the helm of the Generals. Snyder's record at W&L now stands at 300-79 (.792) over 11 seasons and his career record is currently at 341-104 (.766) including two seasons at St. Mary's (Md.).
 
First-year outside hitter M.A. Boles (Houston, Texas/St. John's) led the W&L offense with 15 kills, while junior outside hitter Megan Daily (Birmingham, Ala./Mountain Brook) and junior middle blocker Lindsey Dee (Tallahassee, Fla./Maclay School) each added seven kills.
 
First-year setters Meghan Meleski (Richmond, Va./Mills Godwin) and Nikki DelZenero (Willowbrook, Ill./Hinsdale Central) split time running the offense, with Meleski racking up 19 assists and DelZenero chipping in eight assists.
 
Sophomore libero Cameron Hill (Tampa, Fla./H.B. Plant) led the defense with 15 digs, while senior defensive specialist Jenna Finger (Homer Glen, Ill./Lockport Township) had 11 digs and a pair of service aces.
 
The Generals return to the court on Wednesday when they travel to Roanoke College for a 6:30 pm matchup.
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