Volleyball Completes Perfect Weekend at New England Invitational

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BOSTON, Mass. – The Bowdoin College volleyball team concluded a perfect weekend at the New England Invitational with two more wins on Saturday afternoon.

The Polar Bears (5-0) swept Maine-Presque Isle 3-0 before defeating UMass-Boston 3-1 to complete a 4-0 showing at the Invitational.

Presque Ilse Match Highlights

  • Bowdoin earned their fourth consecutive 3-0 win to open the campaign with the 25-9, 25-12, 25-14 win.
  • Gabby Koenig led the Polar Bear attack with a dozen kills while also pitching in eight digs.
  • Emily King had a team-best 16 digs while Lexie Freund recorded 33 assists for Bowdoin.
  • The Polar Bears finished with 16 service aces in the match.

UMass-Boston Match Highlights

  • Bowdoin lost its first set of the season, but earned  a hard-fought 25-16, 25-21, 20-25, 25-20 victory over the Beacons to remain undefeated.
  • First-year Sophia Pahl was outstanding, collecting 20 kills with 12 digs.
  • Caroline Flaharty added 12 kills and 14 digs wile Kate Kiser dished out 43 assists.
  • Lisa Sheldon had 30 digs in the win.

Up Next

  • The Polar Bears will face Maine Maritime in their home-opener on Wednesday evening at 7:00 p.m. in Morrell Gymnasium