Bobcats electrify Shock in three-set sweep

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TAKOMA PARK, Md. --- The Lees-McRae College men's volleyball team utilized a balanced attack and overpowering serving en route to a three-set sweep of Washington Adventist University on Thursday night in non-conference action.

Lees-McRae (7-6) notched its third straight victory, winning the match by scores of 25-4, 25-12, and 25-10. Leading the charge for Lees-McRae was Dylan Kembre (West Chester, Ohio), who tallied match-highs of six service aces and three digs, while Kevin Morrison (Norfolk, Va.) notched a squad-best five kills. Sam Sheers (Centerville, Ohio) added four kills and three digs, while Randy Ramirez (Guaynabo, Puerto Rico), John Lucas (Cincinnati, Ohio), and Eduardo Gonzales (San Juan, Puerto Rico) each posted three aces.

Edward Walkley (Glenbrook, Australia) and Chad Mercado (Orlando, Fla.) each tallied three kills, while Kembre and Ramirez posted 12 and seven assists, respectively. Matt Harpenau (Cincinnati, Ohio) chipped in a match-high three blocks as Ramirez added two stuffs of his own.

Lees-McRae returns to the court on Friday when the Bobcats travel to Newark, N.J. to take on New Jersey Institute of Technology on the third leg of their four-day road trip. First serve is slated for 7 p.m.

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