Sept. 6, 2002
BELLINGHAM, Wash. -
Senior middle blocker Elizabeth Brown posted 11 kills and no errors to
lead UC Davis to a 30-27, 30-27, 30-21 sweep over Seattle Pacific in the
opening match of Western Washington's Viking Invitational at Carver Gym
The Aggies improve to 4-1 on the season. The Falcons remain winless at
Junior outside hitter Kelly Gaudino led UC Davis with 22 digs while senior
Cassandra Prell anchored the net defense with five total blocks. The Aggies
recorded 10.0 blocks as a team.
Setter Marritt Cafarchia added 31 assists and eight digs.
Brown, a former track standout at American River College, played just
three games in 2001 but has exploded offensively in her senior season. She
now has 30 kills and a .394 hitting percentage in UC Davis' first five matches.
Monica Herrera led SPU offensively with 17 kills, while Andrea Pennington
and Carri Colvin each tallied 12 digs.
The Aggies face 11th-ranked Western Washington at 5:30 p.m. Friday.
(UC Davis matches only)
|UC Davis (4-1)
|Seattle Pacific (0-5)
UC DAVIS (kills-aces-blocks): Cassandra Prell 6-0-5, Kim Vincent
7-0-3, Kelly Gaudino 6-0-0, Marritt Cafarchia 2-2-4, Ellen Fitzpatrick 3-0-1,
Elizabeth Brown 11-2-3, Kate Wilton 3-0-2, Mary McClelland 0-0-0, Mary Gaber
1-1-0, Jill McPheeters 2-1-0. Totals: 41-6-10.0. Assists: Marritt Cafarchia
31. Digs leader: Kelly Gaudino 22.
SPU (kills-aces-blocks): Kathleen Monda 1-0-0, Andrea Pennington
12-0-0, Andra Taylor 6-0-2, Monica Herrera 17-0-0, Katy Higgins 3-1-0, Chelsey
Myers 10-0-2, Carri Colvin 0-0-0, Katy Kravitz 1-0-0, Stacia Wilson 0-2-0.
Totals: 50-3-2.0. Assists: Katy Higgins 36. Digs leaders: Andrea Pennington
12, Carri Colvin 12.