WOLFVILLE, N.S. – In the final meeting between both teams this season, the Axewomen volleyball team swept the Moncton Aigles Bleus in three sets to improve to 10-5.
Veteran outside hitter Sarah Ross posted a game-high 10 kills and an amazing 0.500 hitting efficiency in the three-game win.
At no time during the three-set match did the Axewomen not have a lead on the visiting Aigles Bleus.
The Axewomen posted a 10-0 run after a second set tie at 4. Service aces, attack errors, bad sets and ball handling errors resulted in an insurmountable Acadia lead that concluded with a 25-16 game win.
In the third and final game, Acadia struck early and delivered a 10-4 lead that would result in a 25-16 third set win and 3-0 match victory.
Hannah Helm in the middle and Lucy Glen-Carter posted seven and six sets respectively, while teammate and Subway Player of the Game, Kailey Evans had 19 digs in a great defensive effort. Lucy Glen-Carter led the Axewomen in service aces with three. Lauryn Renzella posted a balanced match with six kills, five digs, three solo blocks and nine points.
On the losing end, Pascale Doiron had a team-high 8 kills and teammate Christelle Bertin added seven.
The Axewomen host Saint Mary's Sunday afternoon at 2 p.m. in a rescheduled game from November. Moncton heads home to host UNB next Saturday afternoon.