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Ally Reed

Senior Captain Ally Reed

Hollins Notches First Win of 2012

Danville, VA - Hollins University Volleyball vs William Peace College at Averett University September 1, 2012

Box Score

William Peace College was the opponent for Hollins in their second match of the Cougar Classic. Having fallen in a tough opener to Greensboro, Hollins was looking to rebound and even their record against the Pacers.

Hollins started quickly and built a lead early against the Pacers. Hollins finished off their opponent by a score of 25-20 to take the opening set. Hollins kept the pressure on and cruised to a 25-15 win took take a two sets to none lead. William Peace won't go down without a fight but when the dust settled from a hard fought third set, Hollins walked away with the match 25-23.

Senior outside hitter Ally Reed (Sterling, VA) led the Hollins attack with eight kills while Lauren Hays (Saginaw, TX) and Haley Ortiz (Chesapeake, VA) each added five. Jessie Deese (Cary, NC) recorded 22 digs, a team high, as Reed added 16 and Ortiz 13. First-year setter Lela Moore (Woodleaf, NC) assisted on 21 kills while Hays led the way with two blocks.

Hollins ended the first day on a high note and will take their 1-1 record into Saturday where they will face ODAC rival Guilford College at noon.