Teams: Volleyball: Schedule & Results
JUMBOS OPEN 2007 SEASON WITH LOSSES AT PACIFIC COAST
COLLEGE VOLLEYBALL FINAL SCORES
Pacific Coast Classic
Linfield 3, Tufts 0 (30-20, 30-15,
Claremont-Mudd-Scripps 3, Tufts 0
(30-22, 30-18, 30-18)
At Claremont, CA
Friday, September 7, 2007
Linfield Box Score
Claremont-Mudd-Scripps Box Score
|Katie Wysham had 11 kills against Linfield
in her 2007 debut
CLAREMONT, Calif. -- The Tufts University volleyball team opened the
2007 season on Friday night with two 3-0 losses to Linfield and
Claremont-Mudd-Scripps (C-M-S) at the Pacific
Coast Classic in California.
Linfield (1-1), based in McMinnville, Oregon and
ranked #24 in the American Volleyball Coaches Association (AVCA)
pre-season national poll, won by game scores of 30-20, 30-15 and 30-28.
Jumbo senior captain Katie Wysham (Spokane, WA) led Tufts
offensively with 11 kills and just one error in 24 attempts. On defense,
junior Natalie Goldstein (Piedmont, CA) led with 15 digs, while
Wysham finished with five block assists.
C-M-S (3-0), which had won an earlier match against Linfield in four
games, shut out the Jumbos with game scores of 30-22, 30-18 and 30-18.
The Athenas hosted the match at Ducey Gymnasium. First-year Jumbo
Dawson Joyce-Mendive (Minden, NV) added seven digs to the Jumbo
attack along with four digs and a block defensively.
The Jumbos (0-2) will continue play in the Pacific Coast Classic, hosted by
Pomona-Pitzer College, on Saturday with matches against Puget Sound at 12:15
PST and against #6 LaVerne at 2:30 PST.