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Weekly Preview: Women’s Volleyball Makes Final Postseason Push

Weekly Preview: Women’s Volleyball Makes Final Postseason Push

Overall Record: 17-6 (5-3 NEWMAC) 

Scoreboard: Emerson 3, Brandeis 0 ; Emerson 3, Rivier 0, Endicott 3, Emerson 1

Schedule: Tuesday, October 29th, 2019 at MIT, 7:00pm

Saturday, November 2nd, 2019 vs Springfield, 1:00pm

BOSTON, Mass. - The Emerson Women's Volleyball Team plays their final two matches of the regular season vs NEWMAC opponents MIT and Springfield, making a final push towards a postseason berth.

A LOOK BACK ON THE WEEK

  • Emerson went 2-1 last week, defeating the Rivier Raiders and Brandeis Judges at home in sweeps while falling 3-1 to the Endicott Gulls.

REGIONAL RANKING

  • The Lions came in Ranked No. 11 In the NCAA New England rankings last week. You can see all the regional rankings here.

LIONS IN THE NEWMAC

  • Grace Tepper
    • 4.28 Kills Per Set – 1st In Conference
    • 325 Kills – 3rd in conference
  • Caroline Bond
    • 9.37 Assists Per Set – 4th in conference
    • 731 Assists – 5th in conference

SCOUTING THE MIT ENGINEERS

  • 2018 Record: 25-5; Fell to Babson in the NEWMAC Tournament Final, 3-1
  • 2019 Record: 22-6 (6-2 NEWMAC)
  • Stat Leaders: Alexis Groark: 332 Kills, Andie Maloney: 967 Assists, Madison Lee 375 Digs
  • Last Match: Defeated Simmons University, 3-0
  • Last Meeting: MIT defeated Emerson 3-1 on Tuesday, October 23rd, 2018

SCOUTING THE SPRINGFIELD PRIDE

  • 2018 Record: 24-8 (9-1 NEWMAC)
  • 2019 Record: 16-10 (3-5 NEWMAC)
  • Stat Leaders: Demi Spanos: 265 Kills, Sara Labadorf: 785 Assists, : Anagabrielle Sanchez 449 Digs
  • Last Match: Fell to Babson 3-1
  • Last Meeting: Emerson fell to the Pride 3-1 in Springfield, Mass on October 27, 2019.