Lynchburg, VA - The Mary Baldwin College Volleyball Team opened the 2012 season on Saturday at Lynchburg College. The Fighting Squirrels lost both matches 0-3.
In the morning, Baldwin lost to Randolph College 20-25, 22-25, and 12-25. Sophomore Kharla Bethea had 6 kills in the match. She was followed closely by Sophomores LaToya Diggs and Jonquil Brown with 5 kills.
Senior Paige Babb finished with 11 assists while LaToya Diggs also contributed 9 digs for the Fighting Squirrels.
In the afternoon, Mary Baldwin took on the host team Lynchburg College. They lost 10-25, 11-25, and 11-25.
Jonquil Brown contributed 6 kills while Kharla Bethea added 5 kills. Senior Paige Babb finished with 9 assists while Freshman Rickita Smith added 6 digs.
The Fighting Squirrels will be back in action today when they take on conference foe Meredith College in their final match of the tournament. That match begins at 11:00am.