Lyons tripped up by Beavers, 3-0

BABSON PARK, Mass. – Sophomores Lindsay Tebbetts (Gilmanton, N.H./Gilford) and Marguerite Copeland (Woodbridge, Va./Oldfields School) each recorded four kills in Wheaton College's 3-0 loss to Babson College Tuesday night in New England Women's and Men's Athletic Conference (NEWMAC) action.

Sophomore Rachel Vergara (Needham, Mass./Needham) added three kills and senior co-captain Emily Davisson (Carpinteria, Calif./Laguna Blanca School) tallied 14 digs for the Lyons (4-25, 0-8 NEWMAC), who dropped game one 25-9, game two 25-15, and game three 25-16.

Senior Meg Flaherty (Hollis, N.H./Hollis Brookline) led the Beavers with nine kills (.467 hitting pct.), followed by freshman Kseniya Stepanova (Upland, Calif./Upland) with seven kills (.875 hitting pct.). Sophomore Karla Flores (San Juan, Puerto Rico/Academia Perpetuo Socorro) and freshman Brianna San Diego (Daly City, Calif./Lick-Wilmerding) combined for 20 digs.

The Lyons travel to Boston for a 7 p.m. match with Emmanuel Thursday night. The Beavers (15-12, 3-5 NEWMAC) host Mount Ida Thursday at 7 p.m.