(LATROBE, Pa.) - The Carnegie Mellon University volleyball team traveled to Latrobe, Pennsylvania on Tuesday and left with a 3-0 win over the Bearcats of Saint Vincent College. The Tartans move to 3-5 on the year while the Bearcats are now 3-6.
Carnegie Mellon took the first set 25-13 followed by a 25-16 win in set two and 25-20 in the third to leave with its third win of the season.
The offense was spread around on Tuesday night with 12 Tartans recording kills, as senior Lauren Mueller (Downingtown, Pa./Downingtown SIEM Academy) led with eight. Senior Lizzy Thrasher (Rochester, N.Y./Gates Chili) recorded a season-best seven kills while freshman Carrie Stewart (Victor, N.Y./Victor) tied a season-best with seven and hit .636.
Junior Kayla Yew (San Francisco, Calif./Sacred Heart Cathedral) led with 16 digs marking her 49th straight match with double digit kills dating back to her freshman campaign. Mueller also tabbed double digit kills with 11.
The Tartans will travel to Saint Vincent on Tuesday, September 11 at 7:00 p.m.