Wittenberg rolls past Kenyon
No. 4 Tigers reach 20 wins for 20th consecutive season
GAMBIER, Ohio — The Wittenberg Tigers continued to roll through their 2011 North Coast Athletic Conference (NCAC) schedule, racing past host Kenyon 3-0 on Wednesday.
Wittenberg reached the 20-win plateau for the 20th straight year with the win, improving to 20-2 overall and 9-0 in the NCAC. Kenyon, which hasn't defeated Wittenberg since 1990, is now 10-13 overall and 4-5 in the league.
The Tigers won the match by set scores of 25-16, 25-5, 25-14. After hitting .212 in the opening set, Wittenberg's offense really began to click, registering a .484 attack percentage with zero errors in the second set and .419 in the third frame.
The offense was paced by senior Hannah Riley with 10 kills and a .500 attack percentage. Senior Kimmie Dyer added eight kills and 12 digs, which matched junior Christina Gilene for team honors.
Freshman Meghan Vodopich led with 19 assists. Also of note was the play of senior Miranda Sagle, who chipped in with five kills on just seven swings and led both teams with six blocks.