Volleyball Defeats La Salle 3-1
Oct. 5, 2002
Sophomore Ashley Macko (Pittsburgh, Pa./South Park) posted a match-best 19 kills to pace the Dukes in a 3-1victory over visiting La Salle Saturday night at the Palumbo Center. Senior Jacqui Gerlach (St. Henry, Ohio/St. Henry) added 17 kills and a match-best 18 digs while Sarah Morrow posted 14 kills and 14 digs. Setter Sarah Brown recorded 55 assists.
Duquesne captured game one 30-27 and game two 30-25 before the Explorers rallied back for a 30-25 edge in game three. The Dukes won game for 30-23 to take the match.
La Salle was led by Elizabeth Cron with 16 kills and 15 digs.
Duquesne recorded 71 kills to La Salle's 63 and posted 70 digs in the contest.
The Red & Blue improved to 11-8 overall, 1-3 in the Atlantic 10 with the win while La Salle dropped to 8-12 overall, 0-5 in league play.
The Dukes are back in action on Saturday, Oct. 12, as they host George Washington in a 5:00 pm match.