Friday, September 7, 2012
BEREA, Ohio - The Westminster College (3-3) volleyball team went 0-2 in day one Friday night of the Marcia French Memorial Tournament hosted by Baldwin-Wallace. The Titans lost 3-1 (16-25, 23-25, 25-20, 21-25) versus Wooster and 3-1 (32-34, 23-25, 29-27, 13-25) against Buffalo State.
Junior Katie Palkovic (Camp Hill, PA / Trinity) led Westminster with 39 assists in both contests and six kills against Wooster. Senior Tara Incerpi (Carrollton, OH / Minerva) led the defense with 27 digs in game one and 20 digs in game two.
Junior Rebecca Riemer (Pittsburgh, PA / Mount Lebanon) also contributed with eight kills in game one and two service aces in the nightcap.
The Titans will finish the tournament tomorrow with two more matches. First up for Westminster will be against Baldwin-Wallace at 10:30 a.m.
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.