March 9, 2010

Men’s Volleyball Remains Unbeaten in the Conference with 3-1 Win

Box score

GAFFNEY, S.C.- The Lees-McRae College men's volleyball team won their fifth straight game in a 3-1 (30-25, 27-30, 30-25, 30-27) win over Limestone to improve to 6-3 overall and 4-0 in the Conference Carolinas.

Juan Ramirez had a game-high 44 assists for Lees-McRae. Chad Mercado recorded 19 kills with Robbie Rowe and Raphael Vieira contributing 12 and 11 kills, respectively.

Limestone was led by Kevin Hart's 20 kills. Mikee DeJager posted 13 kills as Scott Schweihofer had 10. Andrew Pile tallied team-high 32 assists to go along with 3 aces and 6 digs. Josh Sullivan chipped in 18 assists while Danny Gruszczyk had 9 digs.

The Bobcats will host UNC-Charlotte in an exhibition match on March 13th and will return to NCAA competition on March 16th when they travel to Eastern Mennonite.