This Week: The Trinity College volleyball program will open this week's play this Tuesday night at home against Mitchell before traveling to Worcester State on Friday, and will wrap up its biggest bulk of non-conference action by hosting Kean and UMass Boston Saturday afternoon. The Bantams have partnered with "Hands on Hartford" for Tuesday's competition, asking for those in attendance to bring a non-perishable item for donation.
Trinity (4-3) v. Mitchell (7-2)
Tuesday, September 24, 2019 at 7:00 p.m.
Mitchell Series History: Trinity holds a commanding 3-0 overall record against Mitchell since 2015.
Recent History: The Bantams beat Mitchell in the last meeting in 2017, 3-0.
Trinity (4-3) at Worcester St. (4-3)
Friday, September 27, 2019 at 7:00 p.m.
Worcester State Wellness Center
Worcester State Series History: Trinity leads the all-time series 4-0 since its first competition in 2005.
Recent History: The Bantams last played Worcester State at home in 2009, winning 3-0.
Trinity (4-3) v. Kean (4-3)
Saturday, September 28, 2019 at 11:00 a.m.
Kean Series History: This will be the first time that Trinity College plays Kean in a match.
Trinity (4-3) v. UMass. - Boston (4-3)
Saturday, September 28, 2019 at 3:00 p.m.
Ferris Athletic Center
UMass Boston Series History: Trinity trails the Beacons 5-4 in the all-time series, dating back to 1991.
Recent History: The Bantams last played UMass Boston in 2016, losing 3-1.
Notes and Numbers:
- Trinity has three names in the top ten for blocks total; sophomore Ally Conde (Killingly, Conn.) leads the NESCAC in blocks with 35, while senior Wyllie Boughton (Andover, Mass.) is fourth with 28 and freshman Molly Bernstein (Oakland, Calif.) is sixth with 26.
- Senior Colette Scheffers (Flossmoor, Ill.) is 10th in the conference in kills per set, averaging 2.91 through the first nine games of the season.
- So far, the Bantams are 4-2 against non-conference opponents, with five of the six games being played inside Oosting Gymnasium.
- In the non-conference games won, the Bantams hold a 12-1 overall set record, losing just one frame to Southern Maine last Saturday.