September 22, 2003


Kari Geisler Earns Little East Women’s Volleyball Rookie of the Week Honors


Providence, RI—Rhode Island College freshman middle hitter Kari Geisler (Derry, NH) was named the Little East Conference’s Women’s Volleyball Rookie of the Week for her performance in four matches last week.


Geisler helped the Anchorwomen post a 4-0 record during the week, including a 3-0 LEC mark. She collected 52 kills (3.06/game), 15 aces (0.88/game), 11 blocks (0.65/game) and a .259 hitting percentage. For the season, Geisler has played in 31 games in eight matches. She has 81 kills (2.613/game), a .275 hitting percentage, two assists (0.065/game), 35 service aces (1.129/game), 30 digs (0.968/game), and 13 blocks (0.419/game).

She is a physical education major with a minor in Spanish and a 2003 graduate of Pinkerton Academy.


Head Coach Craig Letourneau’s team is 4-4 (3-0 LEC) on the season. In upcoming action, RIC will host Wesleyan University on Tuesday, Sept. 23 at 7 p.m., and then participate in the Bridgewater State College Tournament on Friday, Sept. 26 and Saturday, Sept. 27.