Sept. 27, 1997

    Lady Friar Volleyball Sweeps Northeastern and Siena

    Providence, RI -- The Providence College volleyball squad defeated Northeastern, 3-0 and Siena, 3-0 in the first round of the Dartmouth Invitational in Hanover, NH.

    Against Northeastern, sophomore Rachel Doxtater led the attack with eight kills as the Friars won by scores of 15-4, 15-9 and 15-7. Senior Kristen Kam and sophomore Colleen Lee each tallied 13 assists and junior captain Sherryl Jones tallied a game high 17 digs.

    In the nightcap, the Friars defeated Siena, 15-3, 15-13 and 15-6. Jones tallied 18 kills on 34 attempts.

    The tournament continues with the Friars taking on Central Connecticut and host Dartmouth on Saturday.

    PC improves to 11-6 overall.