The Roanoke College volleyball team traveled to Lexington last Sunday afternoon for a match with the undefeated Generals of Washington and Lee. The match was tied after two set but the Generals would take the next two for the 3-1 ODAC win.
In a tightly contested fourth set the score was tied late, 18-18, before W&L scored four of the next five points. Kills by RC’s Parker Moody and Olivia Newman, coupled with a miscue, would tighten the match at 23-21. However, Roanok the Generals closed out the set and the match by winning two of the final three points.
Ryanna Clark led the attack with 13 kills with Lynsey Bailey and Moody each adding nine. Newman handed out 30 assists.
The Maroons, now 2-2, will host a tri-match this weekend with Bridgewater and Shenandoah. The matches are scheduled for noon, 2 pm and 4 pm at the Cregger Center in Salem.