Volleyball Falls to Penn 3-1

Oct. 9, 2004

Box Score

Providence, RI - The volleyball team (5-9, 2-1) was defeated by the visiting Quakers of the University of Pennsylvania (7-5, 1-2) 3-1, this afternoon at the Pizzitola Center. Game scores were 32-30, 22-30, 22-30 and 21-30.

Sophomore Rikki Baldwin (Magnolia, TX) led Brown offensively, with 17 kills, while junior Lauren Gibbs (Los Angeles, CA) tallied 14 and recorded two blocks. Junior setter Leigh Martin (Freelton, ONT) dished out 46 assists in the Bear's loss.

Brown was on the defensive for most of the afternoon having four of their players in double digits for digs. Senior Elvina Kung (Dix Hills, NY) recorded 25 digs, while freshman Rachel Lipman (San Diego, CA) posted 19 and Martin tallied 16 to earn her second double-double in two games. Freshman Katie Lapinski (Niles, IL) added 13 digs to Bruno's defense and classmate Julie Mandolini-Trummel (Crystal Lake, IL) posted five of the Bears' 11 blocks this afternoon.

Bruno will return to action Friday, October 9, for an Ivy League match against the visiting Big Red of Cornell, for a 7:00 start.