Women's Volleyball team Drops Opener
News Release Date:
Friday, August 31, 2012
Walla Walla, Wash. - Whitman's Volleyball Team dropped their season opener at the Elmhurst Invitational against St. Norbert College. Whitman lost the first three sets, 25-21, 25-19, and 25-20.
Jillian Davis led the Missionaries with 12 kills, while Corie Brewer and Carrie Cecil added six and five kills respectively. Middle Blocker Olivia Nielson led Whitman with two solo blocks and six total blocks. Freshman Libero Hannah Linsenmayer paced the defense with 20 digs in Friday's match.
Whitman will take on Carleton College later today and then Albion College and John Carroll on Saturday.
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CONTACT: Sean Kinney
Assistant Sports Information Director
Whitman College, Walla Walla, Wash.