Firedogs Top Trinity 3-1|
September 25, 2000
AMHERST, MA - Junior outside hitter Erica Hewes (Woodside, CA) had a match-high 19 kills and seven digs while classmate Meredith DeMeules (Los Angeles, CA) added nine kills, 45 assists and 19 digs as the Amherst College volleyball team improved to 10-1 (5-0 NESCAC) with a 3-1 win over visiting Trinity College on Tuesday. Game scores were 17-15, 11-15, 15-4 and 15-8.
Sophomore middle hitter Emily Ratcliff (Storrs, CT) also had a strong match for the Firedogs with 14 kills and a team-high 24 digs. Fellow sophomore Erin Dittus (Brentwood, TN) chipped in with an even nine kills and nine digs.
Kristin Hagan and Molly Roach tallied 18 and 12 kills, respectively, for Trinity, who fell to 4-6 (1-3 NESCAC) with the loss. Christine Horton also had 42 assists.
Amherst hosts its annual Amherst Invitational Tournament this Saturday at LeFrak Gymnasium.