FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

 

October 27, 2007

 

2007 Rhode Island College
Women’s Volleyball Score Report

Boston, MA

 

MATCH ONE

1

2

3

   

Final Score

Rhode Island College (15-15, 2-3)

24

26

22

 

 

0

Western Connecticut (17-11, 5-1)

30

30

30

 

 

3

 

MATCH TWO

1

2

3

4

5

Final Score

Rhode Island College (15-16, 2-4)

30

30

25

30

11

2

UMass Boston (15-13, 2-4)

28

24

30

32

15

3

 

ANCHORWOMEN DROP TWO AT
LEC REGULAR SEASON FINALE

Boston, MA—The Rhode Island College women’s volleyball team dropped two Little East matches in the club’s regular season finale at UMass Boston on Saturday afternoon. The Anchorwomen are currently 15-16 overall and 2-4 in the LEC. RIC, Eastern Connecticut and UMass Boston all tied for fourth place in the LEC. The fourth-seeded Anchorwomen will host fifth-seeded Eastern Connecticut in first round action of the 2007 Little East Conference Women’s Volleyball Tournament at The Murray Center on Tuesday, Oct. 30.

 

RIC dropped its first match of the afternoon to Western Connecticut, with the Colonials winning, 3-0 (20-24, 30-26, 30-22). Senior middle blocker Kimiyo Garcia (Riverside, RI) posted 11 kills and 12 digs. Senior setter Amy Souza (Tiverton, RI) led with 12 assists and sophomore outside hitter Sharon Corriveau (Coventry, RI) registered a team-high 14 digs.

 

The Anchorwomen took the first two games, but allowed UMass Boston to win the next three frames and take the match, 3-2 (30-28, 30-24, 25-30, 30-32, 11-15). Senior outside hitter Sherri Heard (Coventry, RI) led the Anchorwomen with 18 kills, while Garcia chipped in with 17 kills, 17 digs and four blocks. Souza led the squad with 25 assists, while freshman middle blocker Erin St. Jacques (Warwick, RI) logged nine blocks.

 

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