Volleyball Sweeps Charleston Southern, 3-0
Hokom, Vernand Combine for 26 Kills, 22 Digs
Sept. 21, 2002
PITTSBURGH, PA - The GW volleyball team swept Charleston Southern, 30-22, 30-18, 30-24, in the first-ever meeting between the schools Saturday morning in the Pittsburgh Classic at Pitt's Fitzgerald Fieldhouse. It marked GW's second straight victory after defeating UMBC 3-0, Friday.
Freshman Lindsey Vernand (Huntington Beach, CA/Huntington) had her best match as a collegian as she recorded her first double-double with 13 kills and 11 digs while hitting .417 (13-3-24) with a pair of block solos and a block assist.
Junior co-captain Sarah Hokom (Caldwell, ID/Caldwell) matched Vernand's effort with 13 kills and 11 digs for her second straight double-double.
Charleston Southern was led by Allyn Beam with nine kills as the Buccaneers lost their second straight match. CSU also gave away 11 points on service errors.
GW (8-4) meets the host Panthers (9-4) in the final match of the Pittsburgh Classic Saturday at 7:30 p.m.