Vixen Volleyball Plays Close at Methodist Tournament

Vixen Volleyball Plays Close at Methodist Tournament

The Sweet Briar Volleyball squad opened play at the Meredith College Labor Day Invitational Friday dropping a tough five-game match to Philadelphia Biblical University 26-24, 16-25, 25-20, 13-25 and 9-15.

Seniors Ashley Winters ('11/Mechanicsville, Va.) and Cassidy Jones ('11/Rustburg, Va.) led the way for the Vixens.  Winters compiled team a high eight kills and fourteen digs, while Jones posted five kills and nine digs.   In addition, junior setter Alexis Rukenbrod (Laurel, Md.) handed out 32 assists. 

The Vixens also received standout performances from first year players Erin Zander (Columbia, S.C.), who finished with five kills and Adrianna LaCandia (Carol Stream, Ill.), who totaled 12 digs.

The Vixens take on Agnes Scott later today, with game time scheduled for 5pm.