Volleyball Wins Two at Washington Invitational
CHESTERTOWN, Md. - CUA Volleyball improved to 11-10 for the
season with two wins at the Washington College Invitational
Saturday in Chestertown, Md. The team saw big performances
from both Kilah Fox (Philadelphia, Pa./Merion Mercy) and Kathryn
Fischer(St. Paul, Minn./Cretin-Derham Hall) at the net to take home
the two victories.
The Cardinals won the first match 3-0 against Villa Julie (10-6). CUA had numerous Cards contribute to the victory including 13 kills by Fox. Whitney Dachelet (Anniston, Ala./Donoho) added nine and Carey Anne Nassib (West Chester, Pa./Villa Maria Academy) killed seven balls. Jessica Schoenfeld (West Windsor, N.J./Painsboro) had a notable performance in the back court with five service aces. Catholic University took three straight games 30-19, 30-19 and 30-17.
Host Washington College (3-14) put up a bit more of a fight in CUA's second game of the invite. After winning the first game 30-20, the Cardinals dropped the second 30-27. Catholic University regrouped for the third game and was able to pull out a close 30-25 victory to send it to four games. In the fourth, CUA dominated winning 30-15. Dachelet led the front row with 19 kills and Fischer made a huge impact with 16. Junior Emily McGlynn (Tallahasse, Fla./Leon) had 52 assists for the match.
The Cardinals will make the short trip to Goucher this Tuesday for a CAC match beginning at 7:00 p.m.