Epperson's Career Highs Lift Lady Bobcats Past Lady Knights

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LAURINBURG, N.C. - Sophomore outside hitter Megan Epperson had a career day on the court to lead the Lees-McRae College Lady Bobcats to a 3-1(25-16, 23-25, 25-20, 25-21) win over the St. Andrew Presbyterian College Lady Knights Saturday afternoon in Conference Carolinas volleyball action.

Epperson had career highs in kills, 17, and in hitting percentage, .438, to lead the Lady Bobcats. Epperson's 17 kills came on 32 attempts with only two errors in the four set match. At the other outside, freshman Taylor Clendenin had nine kills. Whitney Justice was second on the team with a .375 hitting percentage, seven kills on 16 swings with only one error. Justice also led the team with two and half total blocks. Katie-Marie Legg followed with two total blocks. Megan Mitchell passed out a match-high 37 assists, and Luana Rocha picked up a team-high 16 digs.

Lees-McRae improves to 8-3 overall and 4-0 in the conference, while St. Andrews drops to 7-6 and 2-2. With the win, the Lady Bobcats matched their season high win streak at four wins.

The team will take to the court again Tuesday, September 22nd against Lenoir-Rhyne at 7 p.m. in Williams Gymnasium.

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Pictured: Megan Epperson