Lynchburg Volleyball Defeats Southern Virginia in Five Sets

For immediate release - 9/30/2011 - #072
Lynchburg Volleyball Defeats Southern Virginia in Five Sets 

BUENA VISTA, VA – The Lynchburg College volleyball team defeated Southern Virginia University by a score of 3-2 on Friday night in non-conference action.

LC defeated SVU 16-14 in the decisive set five after a closely contested match.  Freshman Casey Parrish led the Hornets with 17 kills while chipping in 12 digs and three blocks. Fellow freshman Aricquel Payne added nine kills with nine digs while junior Mallory Stewart registered seven kills. Juniors Rachel Huffman and Rebecca Loftis also added five kills each.

Junior setter Rachel Turk paced Lynchburg with 32 assists, 10 digs, and five kills. Junior libero Molly Deacon recorded 14 digs.

Lynchburg (11-3/4-1 ODAC) heads to Hollins University on Wednesday for an Old Dominion Athletic Conference (ODAC) match at 7 p.m.