Mountain Hawks fall in opener at Hokie Fall Invite
Posted: September 3, 2004
- The Mountain Hawks lost to Towson 3-0 Friday night in the opening match of the 2004 Hokie Fall Invite. Game scores were 30-22, 30-17, 30-16.
Towson took game one, 30-22, behind April Hoffman’s five kills. Tied at 20, the Tigers won 10 of the last 12 points to win the game. In the second game the Tigers hit .406 as a team en route to the 30-17 win. In the final game, Towson jumped out to a 15-6 lead and never looked back. Despite the loss, head coach Amanda Moran saw positives in her team’s performance.
“The scores we’re not indicative of our team’s performance,” Moran said. “We played a tremendous defensive match and the girls played well as a team.”
Michelle Schwendenmann led Lehigh with six kills. Kathleen Lafferty added 16 assists and Cassidy Maumus redorded 10 digs for the Mountain Hawks, who fall to 0-2 on the season.
April Hoffman had 13 kills and nine digs for the Tigers, who improve to 1-0.
Lehigh will return to the court Saturday to take on the host Hokies of Virginia Tech at The Mountain Hawks conclude play in the Hokie Fall Invite against Appalachian State at