Deacs Sweep Toledo in Black and Gold Challenge
Sept. 14, 2012
By Nick Sebesta, Wake Forest Athletic Communications (@SIDeacons)
WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. -Wake Forest volleyball made quick work of Toledo on Friday night, winning 3-0 (25-18, 25-17, 25-15) in the Black and Gold Challenge.
Wake Forest jumped out to a 10-4 lead forcing Toledo to take a timeout. Following a few quick points from the Rockets, Carley and Rusk had back-to-back kills putting the Deacs up 18-11. Beck put up two kills from Danae Rosendall, putting the Demon Deacons at 24-17. After an attack error on the Deacs, a ball handling error on Toledo gave Wake Forest the 25-18 win.
In the second set, junior Kristin Grissom had five kills off eight attempts as Wake Forest won 25-17. At one point, the Deacs led 20-12 before finishing out the set strong before the break.
Jordan Kielty had six kills for Toledo while Adria Pryor had 11 digs.
Wake Forest (4-5/0-0 ACC) returns to action on Saturday with a match against Campbell at 12:30 p.m. in Reynolds Gym.