Women's volleyball ends nation's longest winning streak
Hamilton College's Emma Lonadier '15 posted 15 kills, 12 digs and three service aces, and the Continentals rallied for a 3-1 non-conference win over the SUNY Institute of Technology Wildcats at Wildcat Field House on Oct. 15.
Hamilton (4-14 overall) ended SUNYIT's win streak at 24 matches, which was the longest streak across all NCAA divisions in women's volleyball this year going into the evening. The Wildcats -- now 24-2 -- hadn't lost since August 30. The Continentals dropped the first set 25-18 before they won three straight (25-23, 25-23, 25-22).
Sarah Pfund '14 led Hamilton with 41 assists and 17 digs and served a pair of aces, including one for match point. Courtney Somerville '16 hammered 14 kills and Ivanka Temnycky '17 chipped in eight. Jamie Granskie '16 and Anna Brown '15 finished with 13 digs apiece and Emily Rosen '15 added 12. Brown is ranked fourth in the NESCAC with 4.26 digs per set.
The Continentals return to NESCAC competition at Tufts University on Friday, Oct. 18, at 6 p.m.