Vikings fall to Defiance in season opener

Lawrence volleyball action Caitlin Chambers
Caitlin Chambers collected 11 digs and four kills in the season opener against Defiance.

COLUMBUS, Ohio -- The Lawrence University volleyball team opened its season Friday with a 3-0 loss to Defiance College at the Pam Briggs Capital Classic.

Defiance defeated the Vikings 25-19, 25-20, 25-18.

Jordan Adamson paced the Vikings with seven kills, and Caitlin Chambers and Sophia Galassini added four kills apiece. Tamia Cephus picked up 14 assists for Lawrence. Laurice Lavajo led Lawrence with 16 digs, and Chambers collected 11.