New Haven, Conn. (8/25/18) The Dominican College women's volleyball team opened up the 2018 season with two losses at the Southern Connecticut State University Tri-Match held today at Pelz Gym. The Lady Chargers fell 3-0 (25-16, 25-16, 25-17) to the host and 3-0 (12-25, 15-25, 5-25) to the Setters of Pace University.
Match One: In the opening match against the Owls freshman outside hitter, Emmalyn LaPier (Endicott, N.Y.) paced the team with six kills and eight defensive digs in her first collegiate performance.
Match Two: Junior Mykalee Chambers (Bronx, N.Y.) had a team leading five kills with Perez adding a team high 10 digs.
Malia Robinson (Jersey City, N.J.) recorded three kills, had a team high .333 attack percentage and nine digs in the loss.
Ainsworth had seven digs and eight assists.
Following the losses, the Lady Chargers are 0-2 on the season.
Dominican returns to action on Monday evening as they travel to non-conference opponent, Mercy College, in a match set to be played at Dobbs Ferry High School.