Middlebury

Women's Volleyball Wins Two

October 7, 2007

The Panther women's volleyball team picked up a pair of wins, including a 3-1 NESCAC win at Tufts on Sunday. In that match, senior Lexie Fisher (San Francisco, Calif.) had 15 kills, 16 digs and five blocks to lead the Panthers. Juniors Lindsay Patterson (Aspen, Colo.) and Josie Keller (York, Pa.) along with first-year player Whitney Bean (Waukee, Iowa) each added 10 kills in the balanced offensive attack. Sophomore Natalie DuPre (Louisville, Ky.) had a team-high 23 digs, while first-year player Lauren Barrett (Medfield, Mass.) had 19 digs and 42 assists.

On Thursday, Middlebury earned a 3-2 win over Colby-Sawyer in a match played at Castleton State. Fisher pounded out 24 digs in the win, while Patterson added 11. DuPre was big defensively with 30 digs, Barrett had 54 assists and Bean had five blocks.