MCWHORTER LEADS UMASS BOSTON VOLLEYBALL OVER MOUNT IDA, 3-0

Sept. 12, 2008

Box Score

BOSTON, MA - Junior outside hitter Kate McWhorter (Bakersfield, CA) spiked for 14 kills to lead the University of Massachusetts Boston volleyball team over Mount Ida College tonight, 25-20, 25-23, 25-15, at the Plymouth State Days Inn of Campton Tournament at Foley Gymnasium. The Beacons improve to 4-3, while the Mustangs fall to 2-7.

McWhorter also added five digs and an ace to her night, while freshman setter Cassy Hanneman (Denver, CO) registered 30 assists to go with six digs and a block. Freshman middle hitter Molly Rattigan (Dorchester, MA) smashed a personal-best seven kills and added three blocks, while junior libero Megan MacAuley (Upland, CA) got down for 18 digs to pace the defense.

UMass Boston will be in action again tomorrow when it takes on Emerson College at 9:00 a.m. in the Days Inn of Campton Tournament and will vie for a spot in the tourney semifinals.