Fri., Sep. 2, 2011[Box Score
] [Box Score
] Irvine, CA--
The San Diego Christian College Lady Hawks were looking for a split in the Asics Crowne Plaza Labor Day Tournament hosted by Concordia University on Saturday. Instead, they were thwarted in matches against Cal State San Marcos and Carroll College (MT).
The first match saw the Lady Hawks (2-7) fall to a strong Cal State San Marcos team in straight sets 25-21, 25-11, 25-18. SDCC hung tough through the first set before falling late. The Lady Hawks were led by Cassidy Mertens with 17 assists while Stephanie Rice pitched in with 14 digs. Three players (Lauren Howard, Rachel Allen, and Aja Walker) had six kills each.
The second match saw SDCC play much better, but still come up short against Carroll College (MT) 25-21, 25-21, 25-19. Howard led the attack with 17 kills for SDCC while Rice chipped in with 17 digs and 3 aces.
The Lady Hawks continue their season on the road against Cal State San Marcos on September 14th.