Lenoir-Rhyne Volleyball Falls In Three Sets To Wingate
October 26, 2012
Bears see their five-match winning streak come to an end with the loss to the Bulldogs
Lenoir-Rhyne sophomore outside hitter Haley Rhyne finished with seven kills despite the Bears' 3-0 setback to Wingate Friday evening in a South Atlantic Conference match in Wingate, N.C.
Wingate, N.C. - The Wingate Volleyball Team (20-2, 10-2) remained in sole possession of first place in the South Atlantic Conference with a 3-0 victory over Lenoir-Rhyne (16-7, 8-4) Friday evening at Cuddy Arena.
The Bulldogs prevailed by scores of 25-18, 25-21 and 25-14 and won their 11th straight match in the process.
Wingate was led by Susie Murach (Burke, Va.) with a match-high 13 kills while Shelly Stumpff (Iowa City, Iowa) added 11 kills and Iris Brewer (Cincinnati, Ohio) chipped in with 26 assists in the victory.
Senior setter Meredith Lutz (Newton, N.C.) tallied a double-double - 11 assists and 12 digs - while sophomore defensive specialist Emily Culler (Mount Airy, N.C.) totaled 13 digs as well for the Bears, who saw their five-match winning streak come to an end.
Lenoir-Rhyne returns home to face rival Catawba in a South Atlantic Conference match on Tuesday inside Shuford Memorial Gymnasium beginning at 7:00 p.m.
Wingate, meanwhile, travels to Brevard, N.C., to take on Brevard in a conference match on Tuesday night at 7:00 p.m., as well at Boshamer Gymnasium.