Crusaders defeat Lehigh

Nov. 6, 2004

Bethlehem, Pa. - The Holy Cross volleyball team defeated Lehigh in five games, (30-17, 23-30, 20-30, 30-25, 15-12) Saturday afternoon at the Leeman Turner Arena.

Senior Caitlin Agostinacchio (Bellmore, N.Y.) and freshman Christine Strawson (Torrington, Conn.) combined for 40 kills. Agostinacchio posted a game-high 24 kills and added five digs, while Strawson added 16 kills.

Senior Michelle Leahy (Andover, Mass.) tallied 38 assists, while sophomore Chrissy Fanning (East Amherst, N.Y.) recorded a game-high 11 digs.

Leading Lehigh was Jill Racketa, who tallied 20 kills and Kathleen Lafferty, who posted a game-high 44 assists.

The Crusaders, who are now 6-18 overall and 5-7 in the Patriot League, take on Colgate in Hamilton, N.Y. on Friday, Nov. 12 at 7 p.m.