|Chrissy Gee '12 broke out with 15 kills on Senior Night. (File photo)|
LEWISTON, Maine -- The Bates volleyball team rallied for a victory in the third set, but Trinity College prevailed by a 3-1 (25-17, 25-21, 21-25, 25-21) score on Friday night at Alumni Gymnasium.
Senior Chrissy Gee (San Francisco, Calif.) had 15 kills against only four attack errors for the Bobcats (5-17, 0-9 NESCAC), while junior Eliza Pyne (Atherton, Calif.) pitched in with 13 kills. Pyne, senior Olivia Schow (Costa Mesa, Calif.) and first-year Hannah McGrath (Longmeadow, Mass.) had three blocks apiece for the Bobcats, who also received 30 assists from first-year Tess Walther (Santa Monica, Calif.) and 17 digs apiece from first-year Emma Getsinger (Darien, Conn.) and junior Nicole Russell (Boca Raton, Fla.).
Alexandra Pell powered the Bantams (17-7, 5-3 NESCAC) with 14 kills and only one attack error, for a .406 attack percentage. Hannah Brickley had a team-high 15 kills, and Sarah Blagden had a match-high 25 digs. Jennifer Low passed out 33 assists.
Bates plays Wesleyan on Saturday at 1:30 p.m. The match can be followed online via live video webcast.
Three other matches not involving Bates are also being played on Saturday at Bates: Bowdoin vs. Trinity (Saturday at 11 a.m., Gray Cage), Colby vs. Wesleyan (Saturday at 11 a.m., Alumni Gym) and Colby vs. Trinity (Saturday at 1:30 p.m., Gray Cage).