#16 Blue Jays Top Shorewomen in Three Sets

#16 Blue Jays Top Shorewomen in Three Sets

Hilty Leads All Players with 15 Digs

CHESTERTOWN, Md. – Visiting #16 Johns Hopkins won 3-0 (25-8, 25-10, 25-14) over host Washington College on Wednesday night in a Centennial Conference volleyball match at the Cain Athletic Center.  The Blue Jays improve to 15-0 overall and 2-0 in the Centennial, while the Shorewomen drop to 7-11 and 1-2 respectively. 

#16 Johns Hopkins 3 Washington College 0 (25-8, 25-10, 25-14)

How It Happened
- Johns Hopkins used a 17-1 run to turn a 4-3 lead into a 21-4 advantage in the first set following a kill by Louisa Kishton.  Kishton ended the first with a kill.
- In the second set, the Blue Jays jumped out to an 18-5 lead following a service error by the Shorewomen.  An assisted block by Kishton and Lauren Anthony concluded the second. 
- Ahead 7-5 in the third set, Johns Hopkins scored nine of the next 12 points to go ahead 16-8 on a service ace by Anthony.  Kishton, who factored in all three set-closing points, finished the contest with a kill.

For The Shorewomen (7-11, 1-2 CC)
- Abby Hilty (contest-high 15 digs), Isabella Sansanelli (four blocks to tie for match-best)
- Shorewomen had one service ace and five blocks in the match.
- WC hit .000 in the contest.

For Johns Hopkins (15-0, 2-0 CC)
- Kishton (16 kills and three aces), Eleni Panagopoulos (11 kills and three aces), Natalie Aston (26 assists and 12 digs), Anthony (four blocks), Nicole Hada (three aces)
- Johns Hopkins had 14 aces and seven blocks in the victory.
- The guests hit .330 on the evening.

Notes
- Hilty was named the Goose Nation TV Shorewoman Player of the Match during the broadcast.
- Johns Hopkins assistant coach Aimee Petrides served as the assistant coach for Washington last fall.

Up Next
10/5 @ McDaniel – 1:00 p.m. (Centennial Conference match)