Banner Elk, NC--The Lees-McRae Lady Bobcats opened play in the
Carolina Challenge Friday afternoon, hosting Edinboro University,
falling 3-1, (31-29, 23-30, 26-30, 22-30). The Lady Bobcats record
now stands even at 5-5, (2-0 Conference Carolinas).
Senior Daviana Metti (Cordoba, Argentina) paced the Lady Bobcats
offensively, setting a new career game high with five service aces
and a team high 12 kills. Freshman Whitney Kiser (Connelly
Springs, NC) added seven kills while sophomore Katie-Marie Legg
(Alta Loma, CA) and senior Caty Honey (Geneva, IL) chipped in six
kills each. Sophomore Lauren Dickover (Las Vegas, NV) saw her
first game action of 2007, recording 18 assists after starting the
season on the injured list. Freshman Kell Bogdan (Leawood, KS)
contributed 13 assists for the Lady Bobcats while senior libero
Dani Usedom had a team high 15 digs. At the net Natalie Burns
(Orlando, FL) set a career game high with five block assists while
also adding one solo block.
The Lady Bobcats will be back in action this evening facing
Lenoir-Rhyne at 7:00pm at Williams Gymnasium.