ANNVILLE, Pa. - The Hood College volleyball team was defeated by a Middle Atlantic Conference Commonwealth foe Lebanon Valley 3-0.
- The Dutchmen won 25-19, 25-13, 25-14.
Inside the Box Score
- Taylor Schaefer and Tailyn Kite had five kills apiece.
- Emma Elizondo served three aces.
- Ashley Williams distributed 11 assists.
- Fabiola Melendez-Rivera led Hood with 12 digs.
- Walissa Jaque notched two blocks.
How it Happened
- The Dutchmen took a 16-6 lead in the first set before a 9-4 run by Hood cut the deficit to 20-15. The Blazers pulled within five two more times in the set, including an ace from Elizondo that made it 23-18 but could get no closer.
- LVC started fast again in the second set, claiming an early 12-4 lead and cruising to the 2-0 lead in the match.
- Another ace by Elizondo brought the Blazers within 12-10 in the third set before the Dutchmen stretched the lead to 19-11.
- Reily Shelly and Jayna Class combined for 27 kills and just one error for Lebanon Valley, including a match-high 15 kills by Shelly.
- Emily Bartlett had 40 assists.
Hood returns to non-conference play with a home match against Gallaudet on October 17 at 7 p.m.