Lyons earn first win of season at JWU Invitational
|Bridgewater St. (0-7)||19||25||22||17||1|
|Wheaton (Mass.) (1-6)||25||20||25||25||3|
|Bridgewater St.||Wheaton (Mass.)|
2 Players (#12, #15 - 11)
B: Michelle Atkins - 5
D: Kristen Robillard - 19
SA: Melanie Appleman - 4
Lindsay Tebbetts - 17
B: 2 Players (#8, #9 - 1)
D: Emily Davisson - 25
SA: Megan Donahue - 3
|TEAM STATISTICS||Bridgewater St.||Wheaton (Mass.)|
|Wheaton (Mass.) (1-7)||13||17||20||0|
Mary Reiser - 12
B: Cristy Meier - 4
D: Kristen Keeno - 17
SA: 2 Players (#6, #9 - 2)
Lindsay Tebbetts - 7
B: Marguerite Copeland - 1
D: Emily Davisson - 18
SA: Olanna Nissim - 2
|TEAM STATISTICS||Amherst||Wheaton (Mass.)|
PROVIDENCE, R.I. - The Wheaton College women's volleyball team split a pair of matches at the Johnson & Wales Invitational Saturday afternoon, as the Lyons knocked off Bridgewater State 3-0 for their first win of the season before dropping a 3-0 match to Amherst later in the day.
Against the Bears (0-7), sophomore Lindsay Tebbetts (Gilmanton, N.H./Gilford) led the way with 17 kills and a .419 hitting pct. Sophomore Marguerite Copeland (Woodbridge, Va./Oldfields School) tallied six kills while classmate Kara-Jane Walker (Needham, Mass./Needham) notched four. Junior Olanna Nissim (Greenwich, Conn./Greenwich) dished out 38 assists and senior co-captain Emily Davison (Carpinteria, Calif./Laguna Beach School) registered 25 digs.
Tebbetts recorded a team-high seven kills against the Lord Jeffs (3-1), followed by junior Rachel Vergara (Needham, Mass./Needham) with five. Nissim handed out 19 assists while Davisson and junior co-captain Christina Cannon (Milford, N.H./Milford) combined for 35 digs.
Wheaton (1-6) returns to action on Tuesday night when it hosts Coast Guard at 7 p.m.