Event Summary

Date and Time: 10/04/2008,  10:00AM
Opponent: RIVIER
Result: W
Score: 3-1

BRUNSWICK, Maine - The Bowdoin College volleyball team claimed a pair of victories to earn the 2008 Midcoast Volleyball Classic crown. The Polar Bears went 3-1 overall and placed first ahead of Gordon College and Bates College.

In addition, the Polar Bears placed three individuals on the All-Tournament team that included Blakely Burns (Gordon), Brittany O'Bryant (Keene State) Jenna Diggs (Bowdoin), Kristin Hanczor (Bowdoin), Kristin Klein (Gordon), Liz Leberman (Bates) and Gillian Page (Bowdoin).

Saturday, Bowdoin took a 3-1 (19-25, 25-14, 25-11, 25-13) win over Rivier and a 3-0 sweep of Gordon (25-19, 25-18, 25-12). Skye Lawrence had a match-high 11 kills against Rivier while Diggs had 29 assists and 11 digs.

Against Gordon, Page led the team with 13 kills in addition to 11 kills and three solo blocks from Stephanie Drumright. Diggs had 34 assists and 14 digs.


Photos courtesy of Brian Beard and Creative Images Photography. Visit the website for Bowdoin team and action photos.