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Lady Lions Battle for 3-0 Win at La Roche

Lady Lions Battle for 3-0 Win at La Roche


10/16/2013 — PITTSBURGH, Pa. - Penn State Altoona women's volleyball pulled out a 3-0 win over Allegheny Mountain Collegiate Conference opponent La Roche College on Wednesday night at the Kerr Fitness Center.

The Lady Lions were triumphant in three tightly-contested sets by scores of 25-19, 28-26, and 25-22.

Becky Britton (Northern Cambria, PA/Northern Cambria) led all players with 15 kills to go along with 15 digs.

Mariah McDowell (Morrisdale, PA/West Branch) led the Lady Lions with 20 digs and added 11 kills.

Emily Frye (Etters, PA/Red Land) totaled 19 digs, while Emily Baker (Lewisberry, PA/Red Land) had 15.

Kristi Batzel (Osterburg, PA/Chestnut Ridge) tallied 24 set assists.

The win is Penn State Altoona's fourth in a row and tenth in their last 11 matches. The team continues AMCC play away from home this Saturday, facing D'Youville College and Hilbert College.

Photo: Penn State Altoona sophomore outside hitter Becky Britton had 15 kills and 15 digs in Wednesday night's win at La Roche.

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