Women's volleyball splits two home matches
Hamilton College split a pair of matches at Margaret Bundy Scott Field House on Sept. 28.
Union Box Score
Middlebury Box Score
Hamilton (3-10 overall, 0-2 NESCAC) outlasted Union College in five sets in a non-conference match on Saturday night. The set scores were 25-23, 19-25, 25-23, 9-25 and 15-13. The Continentals were swept in three sets (25-17, 25-16, 25-17) by Middlebury College in a NESCAC match in the afternoon.
Against Union (11-4), Emma Lonadier '15 posted a double-double with a career-high 16 kills to go along with 15 digs. Jessica Weston '17 chipped in nine kills and seven blocks, and Courtney Somerville '16 hammered seven kills. Sarah Pfund '14 was credited with 37 assists and 14 digs, and Anna Brown '16 served four aces and added a team-high 16 digs. Erin Casey '15 helped the defense at the net with six blocks.
The Dutchwomen jumped out to a 7-4 lead in the fifth set before Hamilton rallied for a 12-10 edge. Union tied the score at 13-13 but a service error by the Dutchwomen gave the Continentals match point. Lonadier's 16th kill of the night clinched the victory for Hamilton.
Against Middlebury (9-0, 2-0), Lonadier and Brenna Corrigan '14 smacked seven kills apiece. Pfund passed out 18 assists and Brown finished with 10 digs. Weston and Casey recorded three blocks apiece.
The Continentals travel to Trinity College for a NESCAC match on Friday, Oct. 4.