Connecticut College 3, Salve Regina University 0
Barrett Leads Camels to Fifth Straight Win
NEWPORT, R.I.--Molly Barrett (Medfield, Mass.) registered a .556 hitting percentage with 10 kills on 18 attempts and no errors to lead the Connecticut College Camels (18-4) to their fifth straight win in a convincing 3-0 triumph at Salve Regina University (8-16) Thursday.
The Camels won game one 25-17 and added 25-9 and 25-22 victories to close out their 10th shutout of the season. Sophomore Ally Terlizzi (Mount Kisco, N.Y.) tallied 19 digs to lead the defensive effort. Jessie Lasher (Plymouth, Minn.) chipped in with four kills.
First year setter Katie Ketcham (San Francisco, Calif.) had 34 assists and 12 digs en route to her first collegiate double-double for the Camels.
The Camels will head north to play two matches at Endicott College in Beverly, Mass. Saturday. Connecticut College will take on the Coast Guard at 1:00 p.m. and will meet up with the Gulls of Endicott in a 3:00 p.m. match up.
Camel Tracks--Sophomore Amy Newman (Los Angeles, Calif.) leads the NESCAC with 3.97 kills per set and ranks third in service aces with .63 aces per set…Junior middle blocker Chelsea Manning (Cockeysville, Md.) has been one of the most improved players on the team this fall and is 10th in NESCAC hitting percentage (.265). Manning leads the club with 55 blocks…Junior setter Marissa DeMais (Hillsdale, N.J.) has distributed 600 assists this fall and has tallied 2,390 helpers in her prolific playing career. DeMais is dishing out 10 assists per set to rank third in the league…Rachel Schroff (Palos Verdes, Calif.) leads the league with a .344 hitting percentage…Senior Lauren Wise (Oakton, Va.) is ninth in NESCAC kills (2.91 per set) and is contributing 2.44 digs per set for head coach Josh Edmed´s squad...The Camels have four regular season matches remaining...The team will be making its fifth consecutive appearance in the NESCAC Championship Tournament. First round matches will be played on the campus of the #1 seed Friday, Nov. 6.
October 22, 2009