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September 20, 2004

 

Rhode Island College Volleyball Update #3

(3-8 Overall; 2-1 in the Little East Conference)

Providence, RI--Head Coach Craig Letourneauís Anchorwomen are 3-8 overall and 2-1 in the Little East Conference. RIC snapped a seven-match losing streak with a, 3-0, win over WPI on Wednesday, Sept. 15. The Anchorwomen then participated in the first LEC Round Robin of the season, held at UMass-Dartmouth on Sept. 17-18, and went 2-1. The Anchorwomen defeated UMass-Boston and UMass-Dartmouth, 3-1, respectively, before losing to Eastern Connecticut, 3-0, in their final match of the weekend.

 

Freshman middle hitter Sherri Heard (Coventry, RI) has played in 39 games in 11 matches. She has 69 kills (1.77/game), a .201 hitting percentage, nine service aces (0.23/game) three assists (0.08/game) and 25 blocks (0.64/game). The rookie helped the Anchorwomen to a 3-1 week as she compiled 36 kills, seven blocks and nine service aces in 14 games. In a victory over UMass-Dartmouth, Heard totaled 11 kills, four digs and four blocks.

 

Junior outside hitter Kristy Nix (East Setauket, NY) has played in 39 games in 11 matches. She has 86 kills (2.21/game), a .275 hitting percentage, 14 service aces (0.36/game), four assists (0.10/game), 58 digs (1.49/game), and eight blocks (0.21/game).

 

Junior outside hitter Stephanie Wojciechowski (North Kingstown, RI) has played in 39 games in 11 matches. She has 17 kills (0.44/game), a .069 hitting percentage, one assist (0.03/game), 15 service aces (0.38/game) and 78 digs (2.00/game).

 

Sophomore outside hitter Kari Geisler (Deerfield, NH) has played in 39 games in 11 matches. She has 76 kills (1.95/game), a .176 hitting percentage, five assists (0.13/ game), 14 service aces (0.36/game), 31 digs (0.79/game), and 20 blocks (0.51/game).

 

Sophomore middle hitter Erin Miga (Cranston, RI) has played in 39 games starting in 11 matches. She has 88 kills (2.26/game), a .303 hitting percentage, and 51 blocks (1.31/game).

 

Freshman setter Jeanne Rosa (Milford, CT) has played in 32 games in 11 matches. She has 98 assists (3.06/game), 10 service aces (0.31/game), 26 digs (0.81/game), and six blocks (0.19/game).

 

Sophomore defensive specialist Kara Sarcione (Londonderry, NH) has played in 32 games in 11 matches. She has 32 assists (1.00/game), 11 service aces (0.34/game) and 42 digs (1.31/game).

 

Sophomore outside hitter Julie Seitsinger (North Kingstown, RI) has played in 15 games in nine matches. She has two kills (0.13/ game), a .000 hitting percentage, three service aces (0.20/game), two digs (0.13/game) and one block (0.07/game).

 

Freshman outside hitter Brooke Bryant (Nashua, NH) has played in 20 games in nine matches. She has 15 kills (0.75/game), a -.020 hitting percentage, one service ace (0.05/game), 12 digs (0.60/game) and four blocks (0.20/game).

 

Freshman defensive specialist Pam Franzese (Carle Place, NY) has played in seven games in five matches. She has seven digs (1.00/game).

 

Freshman middle hitter Madison Greene (Cranston, RI) has played in seven games in four matches. She has one kill (0.14/game), and one block (0.14/game).

 

Freshman setter Amy Souza (Tiverton, RI) has played in 38 games in 11 matches. She has six kills (0.16/game), a .111 hitting percentage, 179 assists (4.71/game), eight service aces (0.21/game) and 21 digs (0.55/game).

 

Junior right side hitter Sara Chamberland (Coventry, RI) has played in 24 games in seven matches. She has 13 kills (0.54/game), five assists (0.21/game), 17 digs (0.71/game) and nine blocks (0.38/game).

 

In upcoming action, RIC will play at Wesleyan on Tuesday, Sept. 21 at 7 p.m., and will compete in the Bridgewater State College Tournament, on Friday, Sept. 14 and Saturday, Sept. 15.

 

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