September 27, 2003

Volleyball Falls to Georgia State, 3-0

Sept. 27, 2003

PROVIDENCE, RI - In their final match of the 2003 Brown Invitational, the Brown volleyball team (1-7) dropped a 3-0 decision to Georgia State (25-30, 24-30, 20-30) in the Pizzitola Sports Center on Saturday evening.

Sophomore Karalyn Kuchenbecker (Los Angeles, CA) led the Brown attack with 11 kills, while freshmen Liz Cvitan (Malibu, CA) and Rikki Baldwin (Magnolia, TX) each added 10 kills. Baldwin led the Bears with a .381 hitting percentage and added two block assists, while sophomore Lauren Gibbs (Los Angeles, CA) also notched two block assists.

Defensively, Brown was led by senior Kim Highlund (Newark, CA), who tallied a match-high nine digs. Sophomore setter Leigh Martin (Freelton, ONT) posted 34 assists in the loss.

Brown will be back in action Friday, October 3, when the Bears open Ivy competition at Yale in a 7:00 p.m. match.