Volleyball Starts Strong

Finishes 2-1 at Wheaton Invitational


Sarah Staver ’19 (right) begins a serve during this past weekend’s tournament. To start off the season, the women’s volleyball team competed in the Wheaton Invitational. The Panthers started off strong, beating Worcester State 3-0 on Friday, September 7.MICHAEL BORENSTEIN

The team continued their momentum on Saturday, winning against Farmingdale State 3-0 in the morning. The ladies eventually fell to Wheaton College in the afternoon, finishing their last tournament match with a score of 3-1. Junior Chellsa Ferdinand was a key player in the tournament, with 62 assists, 14 kills and 4 service aces, and was named to the all-tournament team. On Tuesday, September 11, on the road at Plymouth State University, the Panthers won 3-1, setting their overall record at 3-1. Women’s volleyball looks forward to their first home game against Amherst on Friday, September 14.