Score: Lesley University 3, Dean College 1 (25-16, 25-18, 22-25, 25-23)
Records: Dean College (10-12, 1-5 NECC), Eastern Nazarene (5-15, 2-5 NECC)
Location: Pieri Gymnasium, Franklin, Mass.
Date: Wednesday, October 17, 2018
Time: 7:00 PM
Maile Counts (14) and Cassidy Wygonik (24) combined for 38 kills and Lesley University registered a 3-1 win over Dean College in New England Collegiate Conference (NECC) women's volleyball action on Wednesday evening.
HOW IT HAPPENED:
Lesley quickly opened up a 2-0 lead with 25-16 and 25-18 victories to begin the match.
Dean did get back into the match with a 25-22 win in the third set and things were looking as if they might take the fourth set when they went ahead 10-3 following a Kait Anderson (Clinton, Conn.) kill.
Things changed quickly, however, as the Lynx rallied, tying the set at 13-13 before eventually taking the lead at 17-16.
The Bulldogs battled back and evened the frame at 19-19 on a Miranda Marquez (San Pedro, Calif.) kill.
It was tied again at 23-23 but Lesley got the final two points, including the match-sealing service ace from Teresa Imbsweiler.
INSIDE THE NUMBERS:
Anderson led the Bulldogs with 14 kills, while Melanie Rios-Nevarez (Alta Vega, Puerto Rico) totaled five kills, 16 assists and 19 digs.
Dean returns to action on Saturday when they host Massachusetts Maritime at 10:00 AM.