McDaniel sweeps pair on final day at York

Taylor Herrgott © 2009 David Sinclair/McDaniel College
Taylor Herrgott © 2009 David Sinclair/McDaniel College

Green Terror finish with 3-1 showing at Spartan Invitational

YORK, Pa. - Taylor Herrgott (Derwood, Md./Magruder) recorded 15 kills and four aces to lead McDaniel to a 2-0 showing on the second day of the Spartan Best Western Wingate Invitational hosted by York (Pa.) in non-conference volleyball action on Saturday.

The Green Terror (10-6) recorded a sweep of Moravian to open the day, winning by scores of 25-21, 25-21 and 25-11 before downing Rowan in three, 25-21, 25-11, 25-11.

Against the Greyhounds, Herrgott, Anne McShea (Frederick, Md./Gov. Thomas Johnson) and Kristen Nuckles (Suffolk, Va./Nansemond-Suffolk Academy) each recorded seven kills to lead the attack.

Jackie Hawkins (Ellicott City, Md./Centennial) added 21 assists while Herrgott and Katie Ferguson (Dover, Pa./Northern York) each had three aces.

Ferguson steadied the defense with 15 digs.

In the second match against the Profs, Herrgott, Nuckles and Sara Hanlon (Frederick, Md./Gov. Thomas Johnson) tallied eight kills apiece while Hawkins added 24 assists.

Kelly Toms (Hagerstown, Md./North Hagerstown) recorded three of the team's 11 aces.

Ferguson added another 16 digs.

The Green Terror returns to action at Bryn Mawr on Thursday. Match time is 7 p.m.

McDaniel def. Moravian, 3-0 (25-21, 25-21, 25-11)
McDaniel Leaders:
Kills: Taylor Herrgott 7, Anne McShea 7, Kristen Nuckles 7; Assists: Jackie Hawkins 21; Service Aces: Herrgott 3, Katie Ferguson 3; Digs: Ferguson 15; Total Blocks: Herrgott 1, Sara Hanlon 1.

McDaniel def. Rowan, 3-0 (25-21, 25-11, 25-11)
McDaniel Leaders:
Kills: Taylor Herrgott 8, Sara Hanlon 8, Kristen Nuckles 8; Assists: Jackie Hawkins 24; Service Aces: Kelly Toms 3, Nuckles 2, Anne McShea 2, Katie Ferguson 2; Digs: Ferguson 16, Hawkins 10; Total Blocks: Hanlon 2.