Women's Volleyball Topples Lynx In NECC Opener, 3-1

Women's Volleyball Topples Lynx In NECC Opener, 3-1

THE BASICS
Score:
Dean College 3, Lesley University 0 (25-15, 22-25, 25-21, 25-14)
Records:
Dean College (2-7, 1-0 NECC), Lesley University (3-4, 0-1 NECC)
Location:
Pieri Gymnasium, Franklin, Mass.
Date:
Friday, September 20, 2019
Time:
7:00 PM

THE LEAD:
Powered by a season-best 16 kills from Kait Anderson (Clinton, Conn.), Dean College opened up New England Collegiate Conference (NECC) play with a 3-1 win over Lesley University on Friday evening in women's volleyball action.

HOW IT HAPPENED:
The Bulldogs took the opening frame with relative ease, downing the Lynx 25-15 before Lesley rallied and took the second set, 25-22.

Dean regrouped and grabbed the all important third set 25-21 and finished off the match by winning the fourth set, 25-14.

INSIDE THE NUMBERS:
In addition to Anderson's performance, Sadie Homer (North Easton, Mass.) dished out 20 or more assists for the third match in a row (22) while adding 17 digs. Amanda Payne (Millis, Mass.) meanwhile, chipped in with 15 digs of her own.

Elise Morgan ended with a match-best 18 kills for the visiting Lynx.

UP NEXT:
Dean is back in action on Tuesday when they travel to the University of Saint Joseph for a 7:00 PM non-league matchup.