COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. - The Berry College volleyball team rounded out play in Colorado, splitting matches against Colorado College and Ithaca on Saturday. The Vikings fell to Colorado 3-0 but rebounded for a 3-2 win against Ithaca in the nightcap.
Colorado College jumped out to an early lead in the Vikings' first outing of the day, winning the first set 25-17. Berry then kept the second set within two points, but the Tigers held off the Vikings, 25-23. Colorado finished the match with a 25-9 third set to earn the sweep.
Ithaca took the first set against the Vikings as well, 28-26. Berry then won the next two sets, 25-19, and 25-22, before falling 28-26 in the fourth set. The Vikings finished the match with a fifth set 15-9 victory to ensure the 3-2 win.
BERRY STATISTICAL STANDOUTS:
• Emily Hancock: 18 K, 35 D
• Hannah Billiard: 14 K, D, 2 B
• Carson VanCampen: 16 K, 4 D
• Hannah Kate Thompson: 68 A, 8 K, 11 D
• MiCayla Bedoian: 12 K, 3 D
• Elizabeth Ragland: 44 D
COLORADO STATISTICAL STANDOUTS:
• Glenna Yancey: 9 K, D, B
• Haley Harris: 8 K
• Lizzy Count: 32 A, 11 D, 4 K
• Reagan Folaron: 15 D, 5 K, A
ITHACA STATISTICAL STANDOUTS:
• Joelle Goldstein: 19 K, 18 D
• Taylor McCarthy: 12 K, 3 D
• Katie Basey: 46 A, 10 D
• Berry moves to 2-2 overall on the year.
• Bedoian and Hancock were each named to the All-Tournament Team.
Berry will travel to Fredericksburg, Va., on Friday, Sept. 8 to kick off play in the UMW Invitational against the University of Mary Washington at 7:30pm.