Volleyball Drops Non-Conference Match at Amherst

Volleyball Drops Non-Conference Match at Amherst

AMHERST, Mass. – Led by Jamie Dailey's match-high 12 kills the regionally-ranked Mammoths of Amherst College handed volleyball a 3-0 non-conference loss Friday evening in a non-conference match.

THE BASICS

UMass Boston 0, Amherst College 3

UMass Boston (4-13)
Amherst College (11-1)

HOW IT HAPPENED

Currently ranked eighth on the most recent New England Women's Volleyball Association (NEWVA) poll, the Mammoths earned a 25-19 win the first set.  They then jumped out to a 2-0 lead following a 25-11 win in the second set.  In the final set, Amherst took control early and never looked back as they earned a 25-15 win to earn their 3rd straight win.

Dailey led all players with her .370 hitting percentage scoring the 12 kills on 27 attempts.  Cameron Hendricks was the only other player to finish in double-figures as she put down 10 kills for a .240 hitting percentage.

For the Beacons, Marcelle Tiscareno (El Paso, Texas) led the team with six kills and a .250 hitting percentage.  Sarah Doyle (Glendale, Calif.) dropped down five kills, and registered one block assist.  Mallory Reed (Alpharetta, Ga.) connected for three kills and two block assists.

 Carsen Komminsk (Worthington, Ohio) tallied 16 assists, while also recording 10 digs for her second straight double-double.  Tyla Parker (Mahwah, N.J.) picked-up 16 digs.

BY THE NUMBERS

  • The Beacons finished hitting .031, while Amherst finished hitting .259
  • All-time the Beacons are now 1-3 against the Mammoths
  • Komminsk now sits 44 assists away from her 1,000th following Friday's performance

WHO'S NEXT

The Beacons will travel to Western New England University tomorrow for a 2 p.m. non-conference match.