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Lady Lions Open Their 2019 Season

#8 Sophomore Ruby Anastacio
#8 Sophomore Ruby Anastacio

The Lady Lions opened up their 2019 season, with a tri-match against the Yeshiva University Maccabees and the SUNY-Delhi Broncos. 

The Lady Lions swept each set against the Maccabees resulting in a 3-0 win. The Lady Lions fought hard in their game against the Broncos, but weren't able to walk away with the win. This was a great performance by the Lady Lions in their season opener and they ended this tri-match 1-1.

With 6 new freshmen on the roster, the Lady Lions had a lot of new talent show in both games. 


Vs. Yeshiva Maccabees

Freshman Avery Johnson downed 6 kills to go along with 2 aces.

Freshman Alex Kemsley followed close behind notching 5 kills to add to her 6 aces. Freshman Callie Donaghue and Abby Roth also had a great night, each serving 6 aces as well. Roth also posted a high of 14 assists.

Sophomore Ruby Anastacio added 5 aces, 3 kills, and 3 assists to help the Lady Lions. Freshman Esther Felipe chipped in with 2 kills and 3 aces. 


Vs. SUNY-Delhi

Although the Lady Lions weren't victorious in this game, Johnson downed 7 kills, bringing her total to 13.

Kemsley followed behind with 3 kills and 2 aces. Donaghue added 4 more aces to her record. 

NEXT UP: The Lady Lions will take on the Ravens from Rosemont College on Saturday, September 7th at 1:40pm.