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Volleyball Weekly Preview

Volleyball Weekly Preview

This Week: The Trinity College volleyball program is officially in full NESCAC mode, taking on two league opponents this weekend. With both contests at home, the Bantams will take on Bowdoin at 8 p.m. Friday night before entertaining #17 Tufts Saturday at 1 p.m.

 

Friday Matchup:

Trinity (7-8) vs. Bowdoin (8-6)

Friday, October 11th, 2019 at 8 p.m.

Oosting Gymnasium

Hartford, Conn.

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Bowdoin Series History: Trinity is 11-15 all-time against Bowdoin, dating back to 1990.

Recent History: Trinity hasn't taken a game from the Polar Bears since 2014, winning on the road 3-1.

 

Saturday Matchup:

Trinity (7-8) vs. #17 Tufts (14-0)

Saturday, October 12th, 2019 at 1 p.m.

Oosting Gymnasium

Hartford, Conn.

Live Stats

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Tufts Series History: Dating back to 1989, Trinity is just 3-29 against the Jumbos.

Recent History: Tufts has had the upper hand in recent memory, with the last Bantam win coming in 2012 on the road.

 

Notes and Numbers:

 

  • Sophomore Ally Conde (Danielson, Conn.) has been lighting up the court in the last two weeks. Currently second on the team in kills (120), she leads the team in hitting percentage (.215) and is second in the conference in blocks (47).
  • Senior Wyllie Boughton (North Andover, Mass.) has been a force at the net this season as well, totaling 42 blocks — seven solo — good for third-best in the NESCAC.
  • Freshman Emily Alexander () has gotten in the mix, playing in four of the last five games; this weekend against Middlebury and Amherst, she totaled nine hills in 24 attempts with just two hitting errors, scoring 7.5 points per set.
  • Colette Scheffers (Flossmoor, Ill.) continues to lead the program in both kills (135) an digs (128).