Lees-McRae ranked seventh in the nation in service aces
Oct 04, 2011
INDIANAPOLIS --- The Lees-McRae College women's
volleyball team is ranked seventh in the nation in aces per set,
and is listed in 10 individual and team categories in this week's
edition of the NCAA Division II women's volleyball statistics,
announced NCAA officials Tuesday.
Lees-McRae (12-6, 7-0 Conference Carolinas) has been on a
tremendous run of form of late, having won each of their last 10
matches while opening the conference schedule with an unblemished
7-0 record. The Bobcats enter the week ranked seventh in the nation
in aces per set (2.7), while also being listed 56th in assists per
frame (11.89), and 64th in both kills per set (12.68) and winning
percentage (0.667). Lees-McRae is also ranked 86th in hitting
Sariah Suryadevara (Cincinnati, Ohio) is ranked 24th in the
nation in digs per set (5.29) and 35th in aces per frame (0.57).
Fellow freshman Taylor Pritchett (Apex, N.C.) is ranked 28th aces
per set (0.60), while Megan Mitchell (Minden, Nev.) is listed 34th
in aces (0.57) and 54th in assists per frame (9.89). Senior Megan
Epperson (St. John, Ind.) is also ranked 62nd in points per set
(4.15) and 66th in kills per frame (3.62).
Lees-McRae returns to the court on Wednesday when the Bobcats
travel to Gaffney, S.C. to take on Limestone College in a
conference matchup at 7 p.m.