D&E spikers claim victory at Wesleyan

Lady Senators capture fourth straight match


BUCKHANNON — The Davis & Elkins College volleyball team overcame a first-set loss to defeat West Virginia Wesleyan Tuesday night in Mountain East Conference action at Rockefeller Center.

After the Lady Bobcats took the opening set (25-19), the Lady Senators took the next three by scores of 25-16, 25-23 and 25-10.

Kaitlyn LaCour led the winners with 21 kills and 14 digs, followed by Solei Daniels with 10 kills and Raleighanne Weaver with seven kills..

Sarah Warren led in assists with 25, followed by Kylianne Philip with nine, while Kelly Smith had two aces serves and 14 digs.

Jenny Lundy recorded 13 kills and Emily Doyle 11 for Wesleyan.

Payton Hefner had a team-high 20 assists and Doyle led in digs with 16.

D&E has won four straight matches to improve to 10-5 overall and 4-1 in the MEC. The Lady Senators will be idle until hosting MEC foe West Liberty on Oct. 18.

The Lady Bobcats (4-11. 2-3) will visit Salem University next Tuesday.