March 27, 2009

Bobcats Sweep King, 3-0

BANNER ELK, N.C. - The Lees-McRae College Bobcats men's volleyball defeated the King College Tornado 3-0 (30-18, 30-22, 30-25) Friday night in Williams gymnasium to improve their overall record to 18-5.


The Bobcats jumped out to an early 30-18 lead with a set one win. The Bobcats finished the sweep with a 30-22 win in set two and came from behind to win set three 30-25.

Chad Mercado led the Bobcats with 15 kills on 24 attempts with only four errors for .458. Colin Kelly followed with 14 kills on 27 attempts and three errors for a .407 hitting percentage. Kelly also led the team with three service aces. Ian Bryner and Mercado led the team with one total block apiece. Juan Ramirez passed out 43 assists during the match.

As a team the Bobcats hit .378 during the match.

Lees-McRae will host Mount Olive April 4th for senior day and their last match of the season.

Box score

2009 Season Stats

Pictured: Chad Mercdo