Bethany Belisle '10
Photo by Charlie Quigg '09
Sophomore setter Sarah Heller dished out 50 assists for the win last night..

Jeffs Down Smith 3-1

September 27, 2006

NORTHAMPTON, MA –The Amherst College volleyball team traveled across the river last night to face non-conference foe Smith College. The Jeffs were led in the victory by setter Sarah Heller’s (La Canada, CA) 50 assists on the evening.

The Jeffs and Pioneers exchanged wins in the first two games of the match, but from there on out it was all Amherst, as the Jeffs cruised to a 30-20, 27-30, 30-27, 30-19 win. The victory moves Amherst to 11-1 on the year.

Pacing the Jeffs offensively was senior co-captain Kristin Quinn (Pacific Palisades, CA), who piled up 14 kills and 4 blocks and front line superstar Jaclyn DeMais (Hillsdale, NJ), 13 kills 1 ace and 10 digs.

The Jeffs return to the floor for a NESCAC match-up this weekend at the Wesleyan Invitational.