Sept. 26, 2003
PROVIDENCE, RI - The Bears dropped their first match of the Brown Invitational to New Hampshire, 3-1 (30-24, 30-27, 29-31, 30-26) in a hard-fought battle in the Pizzitola Sports Center Friday night, September 26th.
Sophomore Lauren Gibbs (Los Angeles, CA) led the Bears with 16 kills and a .325 hitting percentage, while freshman Liz Cvitan (Malibu, CA) and sophomore Karalyn Kuchenbecker (Los Angeles, CA) each added 11 kills. Cvitan posted a .474 hitting percentage to lead the way, while freshman Shawn Tulac (Claremont, CA) and sophomore Leigh Martin (Freelton, ONT) each notched a .400 hitting percentage.
The Bears also had a strong blocking game, and were led by freshman Rikki Baldwin (Magnolia, TX) who notched 1 solo block and 2 block assists. Gibbs also tallied two block assists.
Brown will be back in action tomorrow, hosting St. Peter's in the Bears' second match of the Brown Invitational.