HANOVER, N.H. -- The University of New Hampshire women's volleyball team shutout the Dartmouth College Big Green, 3-0 on Wednesday night at Leede Arena. The game scores were 15-7, 15-0, 15-7. With the victory, the Wildcats improve to 7-7 overall on the year, while rival Dartmouth drops to 5-7.
UNH was led by senior co-captain Kim Mirts-Poen (Essex, Iowa) who recorded a match-high eight kills and seven digs. Freshman outside hitter Alyson Coler (Monte Sereno, Calif.) and senior outside hitter Jillian Ross (Naperville, Ill.) each tallied six kills apiece in the win for the 'Cats.
Freshman middle hitter Lyndsey Stults (Fort Wayne, Ind.) posted a career-high in kills with four. UNH as a team hit for an impressive .377 hitting percentage, while Dartmouth only hit .067.
UNH returns to action on Sat., Sept. 30 at 1p.m. to face Wagner College and at 4 p.m. they face off against host Harvard University in the Harvard Invitational in Cambridge, Mass.