Friday, November 2, 2012
CRESTVIEW HILLS, Ky. - The Westminster College volleyball team dropped to Thomas More, 3-1 (25-17, 25-17, 22-25, 25-11), at the Presidents' Athletic Conference (PAC) Semifinals on Friday. The Titans finished the 2012 season with an overall record of 22-11. The Saints improved to 25-5 and advanced to the PAC Finals tomorrow.
Junior Megan Romocean (Ravenna, OH / Southeast) led the Titan attack with eight kills. Junior Rebecca Riemer (Pittsburgh, PA / Mount Lebanon) and freshman Megan Prybyl (Mars, PA / North Catholic) followed with seven kills each. Junior Katie Palkovic (Camp Hill, PA / Trinity) had a team-high 28 assists, while Romocean served a team-high two aces.
Senior Tara Incerpi (Carrollton, OH / Minerva) led Westminster's defense with 16 digs. Palkovic and Prybyl added eight and seven digs, respectively. Riemer earned a team-high four blocks.
Incerpi finished her collegiate career ranked second in school history with 2,161 digs and tied for third in service aces with 173.
Westminster's 22 wins marked its 14th season with 20-plus wins under head coach Tammy Swearingen.
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 is a top-tier liberal arts college and a national leader in graduation rate performance, according to U.S. News Best Colleges guide. 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 41 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.