Nighthawks grab the win

Nighthawks grab the win

MONACA, Pa. – The Northern Virginia Community College volleyball team rebounded Monday evening with a three-set sweep of NJCAA Region 20 Division II foe Beaver County (25-10, 25-15, 25-12).

The Nighthawks improve to 6-4 this season and travel to Region 20 rival Frederick Tuesday for a 7 p.m. first serve.

NOVA scored 24 points Monday on service aces, as Hailey Villegas finished the night with a team-best nine. The nine aces ties Jenny Tran and Shannon Pier for the second most aces in program history.

Deveis Wooten led NOVA offensively with six kills, while Trinity Hensel and Brittany Connatser combined for nine kills.  Elena Swale, meanwhile, dished a team-high 17 assists, which was her the third straight match with 10 or more assists.