McDaniel knocks down Ursinus

Taylor Herrgott/Lanni Reisinger © 2009 David Sinclair/McDaniel College
Taylor Herrgott/Lanni Reisinger © 2009 David Sinclair/McDaniel College

Green Terror notches 3-1 win behind 15 kills from Herrgott

COLLEGEVILLE, Pa. - Taylor Herrgott (Derwood, Md./Magruder) notched 15 kills to lead McDaniel to a 3-1 win at Ursinus in Centennial Conference (CC) volleyball action on Saturday.

The Green Terror (15-9, 4-2 CC) took the first set 25-19 and the second set 25-20 before the Bears (-13, 2-5 CC) staved off the sweep with a 25-16 victory in set three. McDaniel capped the match with a 25-23 win in the fourth set.

Mary Kate Wilmoth led Ursinus with 16 kills and 19 digs.

Anne McShea (Frederick, Md./Gov. Thomas Johnson) and Sara Hanlon (Frederick, Md./Gov. Thomas Johnson) each added 12 kills to the attack. Jackie Hawkins (Ellicott City, Md./Centennial) contributed all 38 assists to the offense.

Hanlon added five total blocks while Hawkins had two.

Katie Ferguson (Dover, Pa./Northern York) and Lanni Reisinger (Lemoyne, Pa./Cedar Cliff) steadied the defense with 25 and 12 digs, respectively.

The Green Terror returns to action at home against Gettysburg on Wednesday. Match time is 7 p.m.

McDaniel def. Ursinus, 3-1 (25-19, 25-20, 16-25, 25-23)
McDaniel Leaders:
Kills: Taylor Herrgott 15, Sara Hanlon 12, Anne McShea 12; Assists: Jackie Hawkins 38; Service Aces: Herrgott 2; Digs: Katie Ferguson 25, Lanni Reisinger 12; Total Blocks: Hanlon 5, McShea 2.