Pratt registered a 3-0 win over Dean College (25-17, 25-14, 25-21) to sweep the tri-match with Sarah Lawrence.
Dean Liaw led the Cannoneers with eight kills, and Kris Patton added nine digs. David Cutler recorded 13 assists and set another career-high, this time serving 11 aces, as Pratt moved to 2-0 on the season.
Pratt's dominant hitting percentage continued in the second game, as the team registered a .316 in the first set. The team cooled off for the rest of the game, yet still managed to out-hit the Bulldogs .178 to .141 over the three sets.
Pratt returns to action next Saturday as the travel to Newton, MA, for a doubleheader, playing Dean College at 12:00 pm and host Mount Ida College at 2:00 pm.
Dean won the second match against Sarah Lawrence in 5 sets (23-25, 25-19, 25-27, 25-14, 15-7). The win was their second in program history and improved the Bulldogs to 2-4 on the year.
After losing the first set by just two points, the Bulldogs bounced back to win 2 of the next three and force a 5th set. The Bulldogs controlled the final frame, winning 15-7 to take home the victory.
McClain also had 28 assists and 18 digs, both of which led the Bulldogs.
Next up for Dean, they will host Newbury College on Wednesday at 7 PM.