Blue Devils Sweep Past Wolfpack Volleyball
Nov. 9, 2002
Despite the efforts of sophomore middle blocker Maya Mapp and senior outside hitter Rebecca Anderson, who finished with 12 and 11 kills respectively, the NC State volleyball team suffered another loss Saturday night, at the hands of Duke by the scores of 30-22, 30-19, 37-35.
On top of her key offensive performance, Mapp also finished with five block assits, while Anderson added on three more to go along with seven digs on the night. Libero Caroline Frede also helped defensively for the Wolfpack, tallying a team-high 14 digs. Sophomore setter Lindi Sheppard ended the evening grabbing four kills and two block assists of her own to go with a total of 27 assists.
The Blue Devils were led by junior Katie Gilman, who recorded a match-high 15 kills to go with seven digs. Meanwhile, senior Josie Weymann shined on Senior Night at Cameron Indoor Stadium, notching an impressive 17 digs.
With the loss, the Wolfpack now drops to 3-28, 0-13 in the Atlantic Coast Conference, while the Blue Devilst advance to 22-7, 10-4 in conference play. NC State while resume its last week of regular season action on Tuesday night as it begins a three-match homestand with Maryland at 7 p.m.