CHESTNUT HILL, Mass.-- Lesley women's volleyball earned their first two victories of the season, in a non-conference double header sweep of Pine Manor College Monday evening. The wins bring the Lynx to a 2-3 overall record, while the Gators drop to 0-2.
INSIDE THE BOXSCORE, Game 1:
- Lesley opened the series with a 3-0 sweep, not allowing the Gator's to reach ten points in either of the sets.
- Pine Manor notched the first two points of the match, but Lesley then went on a 14-1 run to take 14-3 lead and command control of the night.
- The spurt was highlighted by five service aces in a row from Elise Morgan.
- Morgan opened set two with another five service aces and jumped to an early 8-1 lead.
- Three kills and four service aces by Lesley's Cassidy Wygonik gave the Lynx an 18-3 lead, en route to the set two win.
- Set three saw similar dominance by the Lynx and never let Pine Manor get close.
- Morgan and Wygonik combined for 23 service aces and 15 kills.
INSIDE THE BOXSCORE, Game 2:
- Lesley rolled right into game two keeping the pressure on Pine Manor with another three set victory (25-9, 25-6, 25-9).
- Morgan had a double-double, netting 15 kills and 12 service aces.
- Junior Allison Napoleon set up the offense for the Lynx, tallying 19 total assists in the game two victory.
Lesley is back at home on Thursday September 19 when the host Fisher College at 7pm.