October 26, 2010

W&L Volleyball Cruises Past Eastern Mennonite, 3-0

LEXINGTON, Va. – The Washington and Lee volleyball team registered its eighth-straight win with a 3-0 shutout of Eastern Mennonite on Tuesday evening at the Warner Center.

W&L ran its record to 22-4 overall and 9-1 in the ODAC with a 25-10, 25-17, 25-7 sweep of EMU (3-20, 0-10). With the win, the Generals assured themselves of the top seed in the ODAC Tournament, set to begin on Nov. 5 at Hollins University.
 
Junior middle blocker Lindsey Dee (Tallahassee, Fla./Maclay School) led W&L with nine kills, first-year outside hitter Allison Rouse (Troy, Mich./Troy) added six and senior middle blocker Louise Brooks (Baltimore, Md./Bryn Mawr) totaled five kills and four service aces.
 
First-year setter Meghan Meleski (Richmond, Va./Mills Godwin) had a team high 18 assists and sophomore libero Cameron Hill (Tampa, Fla./H.B. Plant) had 12 digs as the Generals limited EMU to a -.070 hitting percentage.
 
W&L wraps up regular-season play on Friday and Saturday when it takes part in the Emory National Volleyball Invitational. The Generals begin play against Berry College on Friday at 12:00 pm.
 

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