Saints Hand Presidents 3-1 Conference Loss
WASHINGTON, Pa. – The Washington & Jefferson volleyball team dropped a 3-1 (23-25, 25-27, 25-19, 14-25) Presidents’ Athletic Conference match to visiting Thomas More Sunday afternoon at the Henry Memorial Center.
The Presidents (11-9, 3-9 PAC) were led on offense by senior Tori Clark (Fall Branch, Tenn./Sullivan South) who collected 12 kills and added four digs. Sophomore Nicole Bishwaty (Allentown, Pa./Parkland) contributed five kills, seven assists and nine digs. Freshman Alexis Hilzendeger (Baden, Pa./Ambridge) came into the match late and picked up six kills. Starting libero Sarah Stedina (Darlington, Pa./Blackhawk) compiled 20 digs.
Thomas More (18-4, 12-2 PAC) sophomore Jessica Knaley racked up a match-high 17 kills for the Saints. TMC finished the contest with three players in double figures for kills as Marisa Meyer and Holly Bronner each picked up 11. Junior libero Kelsey Castiglioni produced 33 digs.
Washington & Jefferson travels to Pittsburgh this Tuesday (Oct. 22) for a 7:00 pm PAC match against Chatham.