FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

October 31, 2005

 

Rhode Island College Women’s Volleyball Update #8

(21-13 Overall; 4-3 in the Little East Conference)

Providence, RI--Head Coach Craig Letourneau’s team is 21-13 overall and 4-3 in the Little East Conference. The team’s 21 wins are the most in a season since the 1986 squad won 22 matches. RIC is the fourth seed in the 2005 Little East Conference Women’s Volleyball Tournament and will host fifth-seeded UMass Dartmouth on Tuesday, Nov. 1 at 7 p.m. The winner of the that match will play top-seeded Eastern Connecticut on Friday, Nov. 4 at ECSU at 6:30 p.m.

Anchorwomen Notables

• RIC closed out the regular season with a 3-0 win over Connecticut College on Wednesday, Oct. 26. Senior outside hitter Kristy Nix (East Setauket, NY) led all players with a match-high 15 kills and 15 digs. Junior middle hitter Erin Miga (Cranston, RI) posted eight kills and eight blocks. Senior libero Stephanie Wojciechowski (North Kingstown, RI) and junior defensive specialist Kara Sarcione (Londonderry, NH) had 15 digs apiece. Sophomore setter Jeanne Rosa (Milford, CT) had 19 assists and four service aces.

Upcoming Matches

• Tuesday, Nov. 1, at home vs. fifth-seeded UMass-Dartmouth, 7 p.m., Little East Conference Women’s Volleyball Tournament

The Statistical Leaders

Kills

Hitting Percentage

Assists

454, Kristy Nix, Sr. (East Setauket, NY)

.330, Erin Miga, Jr. (Cranston, RI)

692, Jeanne Rosa, So. (Milford, CT)

365, Erin Miga, Jr. (Cranston, RI)

.239, Kristy Nix, Sr. (East Setauket, NY)

504, Amy Souza, So. (Tiverton, RI)

167, Mikaela Smith, Fr. (Hampton, NH)

.228, Mikaela Smith, Fr. (Hampton, NH)

 

 

 

 

 

 

Digs

Service Aces

Blocks

463, Stephanie Wojciechowski, Sr. (N. Kingstown, RI)

71, Jeanne Rosa, So. (Milford, CT)

172, Erin Miga, Jr. (Cranston, RI)

369, Kristy Nix, Sr. (East Setauket, NY)

55, Erin Miga, Jr. (Cranston, RI)

79, Mikaela Smith, Fr. (Hampton, NH)

242, Kara Sarcione, Jr. (Londonderry, NH)

53, Kara Sarcione, Jr. (Londonderry, NH)

65, Kristy Nix, Sr. (East Setauket, NY)

227, Jeanne Rosa, So. (Milford, CT)

 

All Rhode Island College Women’s Volleyball Home Dual Matches are Broadcasted on the Internet. Visit www.ric.edu/athletics to catch all the action.

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