Five Washington College varsity student-athletes and one varsity team were honored with awards at the College's Leadership Awards Ceremony, presented by the Office of Student Engagement, Tuesday night.
Sophomore outside hitter Kaitlyn Marino has been named to the All-Centennial Conference second team for volleyball in a vote conducted by the conference’s 11 head coaches. This is the first time Marino has garnered all-conference honors.
The Washington College volleyball team won the final three sets after losing the first two sets to down host McDaniel, 3-2 (20-25, 21-25, 25-18, 25-22, 15-12) on Saturday afternoon in Centennial Conference volleyball action at the Gill Center. It was the season finale for both the Shorewomen and the Green Terror.
Visiting Haverford got a match-best 45 assists to go along with 11 digs and three service aces from Zoe Wong in a 3-1 (26-24, 25-18, 20-25, 25-12) win over host Washington College on Wednesday night in Centennial Conference volleyball action at the Cain Athletic Center.
The Washington College volleyball split a pair of five-set matches in a home tri-match on Saturday afternoon at the Cain Athletic Center. In the opening contest against Franklin & Marshall, F&M outlasted WC, 3-2 (25-14, 23-25, 29-27, 19-25, 18-16) and in the last match of the tri-match, the Shorewomen edged Salisbury, 3-2 (26-24, 13-25, 11-25, 25-20, 18-16).
Visiting Washington College hit .316 en route to a 3-0 (25-16, 25-15, 26-24) victory over host Ursinus on Wednesday night in a Centennial Conference volleyball match at Helfferich Hall. The Shorewomen have now downed the Bears five straight years and since 2004 Washington is 10-3 versus Ursinus.
Host Dickinson downed visiting Washington College on Saturday afternoon, 3-1 (25-20, 25-20, 21-25, 25-20), in a Centennial Conference volleyball match at the Kline Center. For the Shorewomen, senior libero Audrey Utchen tallied her 1,500th career dig as she now has 1,511 in her career as she had 25 to lead WC.
Sophomore volleyball player Kaitlyn Marino is this week's Shorewoman of the Week. Marino was named to the Knights Fall Classic All-Tournament Team as the Shorewomen went 2-2 in their four matches at the tournament.
In the second day of the Knights Fall Classic hosted by Neumann, the Washington College volleyball team split a pair of matches on Saturday at Merinda Court. In the first match of the day for the Shorewomen fell to Rowan, 3-1 (24-26, 25-20, 26-24, 25-22), but were able to gain the split by topping King’s, 3-0 (25-13, 25-19, 25-7).
The Washington College volleyball team split a pair of matches with two Keystone State opponents on Friday evening in the first day of the Knights Fall Classic hosted by Neumann at Mirenda Court in a pair of non-conference volleyball matches. The Shorewomen edged Penn State-Behrend, 3-2 (11-25, 25-21, 25-21, 24-26, 15-5) in the first match of the night before falling to host Neumann, 3-1 (25-22, 25-11, 16-25, 25-19) in the second match of the classic.
Visiting Swarthmore got a match-best 15 kills along with 11 digs from Sarah Wallace en route to a 3-0 (25-19, 25-19, 25-22) win over host Washington College on Tuesday night in Centennial Conference volleyball action at the Cain Athletic Center.
Visiting Muhlenberg trailed 14-10 in the fifth set to host Washington College and staved off five set and match points to earn a 21-19 victory in the fifth set and won the match, 3-2 (21-25, 31-29, 21-25, 25-20, 21-19) on Saturday afternoon in Centennial Conference volleyball action at the Cain Athletic Center.
Visiting Johns Hopkins got match-highs of 22 kills and 18 digs from Erica Johnston in a 3-1 (24-26, 25-20, 25-19, 25-21) win over host Washington College on Wednesday night in Centennial Conference volleyball action at the Cain Athletic Center.
Junior setter Taylor Horan became the third Washington College volleyball player to notch 2,000 career assists on Saturday afternoon against host Gettysburg in a Centennial Conference volleyball match at Bream Gym. However it was not enough for the visiting Shorewomen as they fell to the Bullets, 3-1 (25-22, 26-24, 21-25, 25-16). Horan, who had match-highs of 43 assists and 21 digs, now has 2,020 assists in her career.
Senior libero Audrey Utchen became the Washington College all-time leader in digs on Wednesday night against host Catholic in a non-conference volleyball match at the DuFour Center. However it was not enough for the visiting Shorewomen as they fell to the Cardinals, 3-0 (25-19, 25-23, 25-21). Utchen, who had 21 digs in the match to lead all players, now has 1,335 digs in her career.
Visiting Arcadia raced out to a 13-7 lead in the fifth set and held off a rally by host Washington College to secure a 3-2 (26-24, 15-25, 25-23, 23-25, 15-13) win on Monday night at the Cain Athletic Center in a non-conference volleyball match. It was the home opener for the Shorewomen.
The visiting Washington College volleyball team opened Centennial Conference play with a 3-0 (25-14, 25-14, 25-18) victory over host Bryn Mawr on Saturday afternoon at Schwartz Gymnasium in the conference volleyball opener for both squads.
Washington College volleyball head coach Jamie Leventry has named three captains for the 2016 season. The trio of senior right-side hitter Alexis Jordan, senior libero Audrey Utchen and junior setter Taylor Horan will serve as captains for the Shorewomen this year. They are serving as captains for the first time.
Sophomore outside hitter Kaitlyn Marino has been named the Centennial Conference Player of the Week for volleyball for the week ending on September 11 by the conference office. This is the second straight week Marino has earned the conference’s weekly award.
The Washington College volleyball team won both of its matches at a non-conference tri-match hosted by Alvernia University this afternoon. The Shorewomen opened the day by winning the final three sets of the match in a 20-25, 25-19, 25-23, 25-18, win over the host Crusaders. They followed that up with a dominant 25-11, 25-11, 25-16 sweep of Immaculata.