Sea-Hawks and UNB split at the Field House
Saturday: Sea-Hawks take straight set win over Varsity Reds (boxscore)
Jan. 25, 2014 (St. John’s N.L.) The Memorial Sea-Hawks opened a weekend series with a straight set victory over the UNB Varsity Reds in AUS women’s volleyball action at the Field House on Saturday. Set scores in the win were 25-16, 25-14 and 25-18.
Senior middle Angela Peddle led the Sea-Hawks with 11 kills while getting in on 5 blocks (2 solo and 3 block assists). Second year Jill Snow added 10 kills on her way to earning player of the game honours. Setter Kirsten Sorensen had 28 assists and 6 service aces in the win. Senior left side Sam March had a match-high 11 digs to go along with 5 kills.
Vanja Mitrvic, a third year right side, led UNB with 9 kills in the loss. Rookie left side Jackie Sebetovsky was the player of the game for the Varsity Reds.
The win improved Memorial’s record to 4-9 while UNB fell to 4-7 with the loss.
Sunday: UNB outlast Memorial 3-2 at the Field House
Jan. 26, 2014 (St. John’s N.L.) The UNB Varsity Reds outlasted the Memorial Sea-Hawks 3-2 in AUS women’s volleyball at the Field House on Sunday. Set scores were 25-20, 16-25, 25-18, 19-25, and 15-11.
The player of the game for UNB was senior middle Rebecca Glancy. Vanja Mitrovic led UNB with 16 kills in the win. Paige Nelmes had 17 digs in the win while Glancy and Jackie Sebetovsky each had 11 kills apiece for the Varsity Reds.
Player of the game for Memorial was Angela Peddle. Peddle, a senior middle, had a match-high 20 kills in the loss. Fellow senior Sam March added 11 kills while Jill Snow had 10 kills in the loss. Lauren Miller had a match-high 23 digs while Kirsten Sorensen had 48 assists in the loss.
Memorial are now 4-9 on the season after the weekend split.
The Sea-Hawks next games are February 8 and 9 at the Field House when the play host to the Cape Breton Capers in the final home games for Angela Peddle and Sam March. Fourth years Adrienne Penney and Samantha Jubinville-Mah will also be graduating this spring and will likely play their final home games as Sea-Hawks.
The February 8 match gets underway at 7 p.m. while the February 9 match will be a 10 a.m. start.