Gators Fall to Salem St. and USM at Saturday Tri-match

Box Score: Salem St.Southern Me.

SALEM, Mass. --  Pine Manor College Women’s Volleyball dropped a pair of contest at Salem State University on Saturday. Pine Manor fell to the host Vikings 3-0 (25-11, 25-14 and 25-15) in their opening match before dropping another 3-0 final to the University of Southern Maine (25-15, 25-15 and 25-14). With the pair of losses, Pine Manor drops to 1-14 on the season.

Salem State 3 Pine Manor 0

In the first match, Salem State raced out to an early lead in game one, and never looked back. Led by MacKenzie Carpenter’s (Peabody, MA) 27 assists, the Vikings defeated the Gators 25-11, 25-14, 25-15. Jazmin Santos (Lawrence, MA) had a game-high nine kills and seven digs while Nicole Roscoe (Lowell, MA) had a season-high six aces. Destiny Mann (Orlando, FL) led Pine Manor with six digs and five kills, and Carline Kirksey played well in the loss, contributing five digs, and three kills.

Southern Maine 3 Pine Manor 0  

Southern Maine swept Pine Manor 25-16, 25-15, 25-14 in the second match of the day. Alyssa Melanson (Merrimack, NH) led the Huskies with eight kills, while Megan Nilson (Granby, CT) added 23 assists. Nicole Hansen (Biddeford, ME) was also solid for Southern Maine with a game-high seven digs. Alexis Bushika (Adams, MA) recorded eight assists and Mann chipped in with nine digs.

Pine Manor will return to action on Wednesday night when they host Mass. Maritime at 7:00 PM.

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