October 26, 2012

W&L Volleyball Falls to No. 3 Wittenberg, 3-0

ATLANTA, Ga. — Playing against the defending national champions and the third-ranked team in the country, the Washington and Lee volleyball team lost to Wittenberg, 3-0, in the first match of the Emory National Invitational.

The Tigers (20-4) ended the Generals' (22-8) eight-match winning streak in the 25-10, 25-16, 25-16 victory.

Junior outside hitter M.A. Boles (Houston, Texas/St. John's) led the Generals with 12 kills and 11 digs. Junior setter Meghan Meleski (Richmond, Va./Mills Godwin) tallied three blocks and eight assists.

For the back row, first-year outside hitter Anna Lausberg (Ocoee, Fla./Bishop Moore Catholic) had 11 digs and sophomore defensive specialist Kelly McManus (Osprey, Fla./Pine View) totaled 10.

The Generals played UMass-Boston later on Friday.

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