Volleyball Falls To Navy, 3-0
Score: Navy 3, Holy Cross 0 (25-20, 25-14, 25-20)
Records: Holy Cross (7-19, 6-9 Patriot League); Navy (13-11, 10-5 Patriot League)
Location: Worcester, Mass. (Holy Cross Field House)
Date: Friday, Nov. 14, 2014
Time: 7:05 p.m.
The Lead: Sophomore Mandy Sifferlen (Sudbury, Mass.) posted 11 kills, but the Holy Cross volleyball team fell to Navy, 3-0, at the Holy Cross Field House on Friday night in Patriot League action by scores of 25-20, 25-14 and 25-20.
INSIDE THE NUMBERS:
- Sophomore Emily Popp (Clarkston, Mich.) led the Crusaders with 22 digs, while senior Hannah Grace Stokes (Atlanta, Ga.) tallied 28 assists.
- Navy was led by Gaby Smith who totaled 11 kills. Star Steele posted 33 assists, while Alli Graf secured 14 digs.
HOW IT HAPPENED:
- With Navy leading the first set, 23-20, Smith and Maggie Phillips each posted a kill for the 25-20 win. Sifferlen tallied five kills for the Crusaders.
- The Mids took the second set by a 25-14 score as Tara Dotzauer led Navy with four kills.
- Navy clinched the match with a 25-20 third-set victory as Smith and Sylakowski each tallied four kills.
- The Crusaders will conclude the season on Saturday, Nov. 15, when they host Patriot League opponent Lafayette at the Holy Cross Field House on Senior Day at 4:05 p.m.
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