September 17, 2011

Volleyball Falls to Dartmouth

The Central Connecticut volleyball team fell to Dartmouth in three sets on Saturday afternoon.  Dartmouth took the match in straight sets by scores of 25-19, 25-19 and 25-17.  The loss drops the Blue Devils to 6-5 on the season and 1-1 in the Dartmouth Invitational.

The Blue Devils featured a balanced offensive attack in the match as seven players registered multiple kills.  Senior Sara DeLacey led the way with nine kills in the match.  DeLacey finished with a .353 hitting percentage.  Juniors Jamie Rademacher and Jennifer Waddill each posted a team-high .400 hitting percentage, Rademacher recorded six kills and Waddill five.

Defensively, the Blue Devils were led by 14 digs from freshman Brittany Schumacher and a pair of blocks from Waddill and DeLacey. 

Senior Danielle Gasser recorded 29 assists in the match.  She was also four-of-seven on the attack. 

The Blue Devils will start their final game of the Dartmouth Invitational at 3 p.m.