FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

August 31, 2007

 

2007 Rhode Island College
Women’s Volleyball Score Report

Springfield, MA

 

TEAMS

1

2

3

 

 

Final Score

Rhode Island College (0-1)

28

27

25

 

 

0

Colby-Sawyer (1-0)

30

30

30

 

 

3

 

ANCHORWOMEN FALL IN SEASON-OPENER

Providence, RI—The Rhode Island College women’s volleyball team lost their season-opening match, falling, 3-0, to Colby-Sawyer in first round action of the Springfield College Invitational. RIC lost the first two games by a combined margin of five points (30-28, 30-27), before the Chargers took game three (30-25) to win the match.

 

Senior hitter Sherri Heard (Coventry, RI) led the Anchorwomen offensively with nine kills. Senior middle blocker Kimiyo Garcia (Riverside, RI) logged eight kills and four blocks, while sophomore outside hitter Sharon Corriveau (Coventry, RI) chipped in with five kills, eight digs and a service ace. The senior setter tandem of Amy Souza (Tiverton, RI) and Jeanne Rosa (Milford, CT) led the team with a combined 29 assists with 17 and 12, respectively.

 

First-year Head Coach Luis Carvalho and his troops take to the court on Saturday, Sept. 1 when the Anchorwomen square off against host Springfield College at 11 a.m.

 

 

 Junior Middle Blocker Kimiyo Garcia

 

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