Spartans Post 3-0 Win over F&M on Saturday

YORK, PA-The York College women’s volleyball squad recorded a 3-0 win over Franklin & Marshall College in non-conference action on Saturday afternoon in York. The Spartans, who kicked off the athletic portion of the York College Fall Fest Weekend, improve to 12-9 overall while the Diplomats fall to 4-12 overall.

The set scores for the match were 27-25, 25-23, and 25-19. The Spartans were not as crisp as they have been in previous home matches but they were good enough to post a victory.

The Spartans were paced by freshman Sierra Dell (Glen Rock, Pa./Susquehannock) as she registered nine kills en route to posting a .389 attack percentage. Dell also had three block assists as she led the green and white with 10.5 points for the match. Freshman Heather Bucher (Carlisle, Pa./Carlisle) continues to put up impressive numbers across the board. Bucher had six kills, ten digs, three service aces, and two assists for York. Freshman setter Cortni Rentzel (Mt. Wolf, Pa./Northeastern) handed out 20 assists and had 12 digs for a double-double. Rentzel also had a kill and a solo block in the win. Sophomore Alishia Waltermyer (Brogue, Pa./Red Lion) chipped in with six kills and a block assist for York. Junior libero Amanda Clemens (Lebanon, Pa./Cedar Crest) led the Spartans’ defensive effort with 17 digs.

The green and white return to action on Wednesday night as they host Marymount in a Capital Athletic Conference contest. Game time is set for 7:00 pm.

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