October 26, 2007

Volleyball opens up Judges classic with 3-0 win over Plymouth State

Waltham, Mass.- The Brandeis University women's volleyball team opens up the annual Judges Classic with a relatively easy 3-0 win over the Plymouth State Panthers.
Brandeis started off with a close game at 30-25, but were able to finish the following two games at 30-16 and 30-16. Junior outside hitter Lorraine Wingenbach (Buffalo, N.Y) and sophomore middle blocker Piera Carfagno (Los Angeles, Calif.) tied for team-high kill honors at 14 kills a piece. Carfagno led with an impressive hitting percentage of .611 and three service aces. Rookie setter Abby Blasco (Greeley, Colo.) ran the offense, finishing the match with 38 assists and 12 digs.
Brandeis will be playing tomorrow against Gordon at noon and SUNY-New Paltz at 2.