Volleyball Will Host Two Ivy Matches This Weekend

Oct. 11, 2001

On Friday the Bears will take on Dartmouth at 7:00pm, while on Saturday the Bears will battle Harvard. Both matches are scheduled to be held in the Pizzitola Center. Dartmouth stands at (6-6), (1-1), while Harvard holds a (7-4), (1-1) record.

The Bears are 2-0 in the Ivy League, with both wins coming against Yale. The first meeting between the two teams came on September 21 at the Yale Invitational and the Bears won convincingly, 3-0. The second contest, at the Brown Invitational on October 5, again resulted in a Bear victory, 3-1.

Junior Jessie Cooper leads the team, with a .249 hitting %, and 3.98 kpg. Cooper has also totaled 15 solo blocks. Aneal Helms and Diane Schneider maintain a .216 % and .200%, respectively.

Coach Short and the Bears, anxiously await its opponents this weekend, hoping to remain among the top the Ivy on Sunday afternoon.