Sunday, September 2, 2012LATROBE, Pa. - After going 1-1 in day one of the Saint Vincent Tournament, the Westminster College volleyball team finished strong with two sweeps on Saturday. The Titans won 3-0 (25-11, 25-20, 25-18) against Franciscan in game one and 3-0 (25-16, 25-21, 25-17) versus Carlow in game two.
Junior Katie Palkovic (Camp Hill, PA / Trinity) led Westminster with 67 total assists for the day. Senior Tara Incerpi (Carrollton, OH / Minerva) had a combined 46 digs to go along with five aces. On the attack, sophomores Kassie Freyermuth (Allison Park, PA / North Allegheny) and Megan Romocean (Ravenna, OH / Southeast) added seven and 10 kills respectively.
The Titans are back on the court September 7 as they travel to the Marcia French Memorial Invitational hosted by Baldwin-Wallace.
About Westminster College...
Founded in 1852 and related to the Presbyterian Church (U.S.A.), Westminster College ranks first in the nation as "Best College for Women in Science, Technology, Engineering and Math," according to Forbes.com. Westminster, a top-tier liberal arts college, ranks third in graduation rate performance, according to U.S. News Best Colleges guide. Westminster ranked 6th among liberal arts colleges in social mobility, according to the Washington Monthly College Guide, and is one of the most affordable national liberal arts colleges in Pennsylvania. Westminster is also honored as one of "The Best 377 Colleges" by The Princeton Review, and is named to the President's Honor Roll for excellence in service learning.
Nearly 1,600 undergraduate and graduate students benefit from individualized attention from dedicated faculty while choosing from 42 majors and nearly 100 organizations on the New Wilmington, Pa., campus. Visit www.westminster.edu/advantage to view "Advantage: Westminster" A Strategic Plan 2010-2020.