Ladies Open Season at Concordia
The Crimson Wave volleyball team opened their season going 2-2 overall at the Concordia University Invitational in Ann Arbor, Mi this weekend.
In their first match of the weekend the Crimson Wave took a 3-0 (22-25, 15-2513-25) loss to host Concordia University. Gabriela Mendonca
led the ladies with 9 kills followed by 8 kills from Abigail Hunsucker. Hope Castillo
added 18 assists.
In match two the Crimson Wave took care of business dispatching fellow CCAC member Purdue University North Central 3-0 (28-26, 25-18, 25-15). Brandy Sechrist
tallied 10 kills followed Mendonca with 8 kills. Dani Burge
had 31 assists and Castillo added 26 assists.
The Crimson Wave took their second win of the weekend behind 10 kills from Sechrist and 23 digs from Burge over Ohio State University Marion 3-0 (25-10, 25-6, 25-15). Castillo grabbed 25 assists.
In their final match of the invite the Crimson Wave took a 3-2 (18-25, 20-25, 25-22, 28-26, 15-17) loss to Lourdes University. Mendonca had 18 kills followed by 16 and 10 kills from Sechrist and Hunsucker. Castillo threw in a weekend high 39 assists.The Crimson Wave will be back in action on August 24th at the IIT Invitational for a 1:00 pm opening match