Box Scores: Presque Isle | New Rochelle
CHESTNUT HILL, Mass. -- Pine Manor swept both matches of a non-conference tri-match on Saturday, September 22 at Pine Manor Gymnasium in Chestnut Hill, MA. In the first match, Pine Manor rallied from down a set to defeat Me. - Presque Isle, 3-1. In Pine Manor's second match of the day, the Gators once again rallied, this time after dropping the second set, to secure a 3-1 victory over New Rochelle. The pair of wins brings Pine Manor to 2-5 overall on the season.
Match One vs. Me. - Presque Isle:
Senior Alie Johnston (Winnipeg, MB, Canada) finished with a team-high seven kills and also finished with five service aces to lead the Gators to a 3-1 victory. Sophomore Destiny Mann (Orlando, FL) anchored the Pine Manor defense, finishing the match with a team-high 13 kills while also putting down four aces of her own. Freshman Betzy Maysonet-Urbina (Jamaica Plain, MA) had a team-high six aces as the Gators recorded 18 as a team. For Presque Isle, sophomore Randi Kaplan (Embden, ME) finished with a team-high 15 digs while Elizabeth Kofstand (Presque Isle, ME) and Leslie Theriault (Enfield, ME) tied for the team lead with six kills.
Match Two vs. New Rochelle:
Pine Manor took a one set to none advantage before the Blue Angels rallied behind nine service aces in the second set to tie the match at one set apiece. Johnston once again led the way for the Gators finishing with a team-high nine service aces and tying with Mann for the team-high in kills with seven. Freshman Michelle Cole (Quincy, MA) was the team leader in digs with 10 as Pine Manor once again took a 3-1 victory.
Pine Manor will return to action on Tuesday evening when they travel to Chicopee, MA to take on the Elms College Blazers.
Sat, September 22, 2012
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