September 16, 2003

Volleyball Falls to Eastern Washington, 3-0, in 2003 Season Opener

Sept. 16, 2003

PROVIDENCE, RI - The Bears dropped their season opener to Eastern Washington in a 3-0 sweep (14-30, 11-30, 21-30) in the Pizzitola Center Tuesday night. Taking to the court for the first time this season, the Bears rallied towards the end of the match, however they were unable to pull out a win.

Sophomore Lauren Gibbs (, CA/) led the bears with 7 kills for the night. Sophomore outside hitter Karalyn Kuchenbecker (Harvard Westlake/ Los Angeles, CA) and freshman middle Liz Cvitan (Marymount/ Malibu, CA) both notched 4 kills a piece.

Sophomore Elvina Kung (Half Hallow Hills W./Dix Hills, NY) added a team high 8 digs, while teammate Leigh Martin (Parkside/Freelton, ONT) tallied 19 assists.

The Bears will be back in action this weekend as they travel to Pennsylvania to take part in the Penn State Tournament. Brown will open with Cincinnati on Friday September 19 at 5:00 p.m.