Redlands Rides Strong Hitting Effort to Victory

Redlands Rides Strong Hitting Effort to Victory

PASADENA, Calif. – Jackie Hamilton posted a match high 15 kills to pace Redlands to a 3-0 (25-9, 25-7, 25-9) victory over Caltech in a SCIAC women's volleyball contest Friday evening at Braun Athletic Center.

As a team the visitors posted a .429 team hitting percentage for the match and never hit below .417 in any of the three games.

In addition to Hamilton's efforts, Redlands (17-9, 5-6 SCIAC) got a strong performance from Dominique Atherley who recorded nine kills and a match high .615 hitting percentage. 

Caltech (1-15, 0-10) gave a strong effort along the back row as they recorded 40 team digs in the loss. That number equals the most team digs in SCIAC match for the Beavers this season. Katie Peters had a team high 13 digs while Ying Ying Tran also posted a double figure dig effort with 10.

The home squad's defensive efforts gave their front line 86 attack attempts but the Beavers could only convert those attempts in 12 team kills. The 86 team attempts are the second most this season for Caltech in a conference match.

Paige Logan had a team high five kills for the Beavers.