2017 WestConn Women's Volleyball News

  • Women’s Volleyball Falls to UMass-Boston, 3-1
    September 23, 2017
    DANBURY, CT – Despite a match-high 29 assists from junior setter Jenna Skerritt (Wolcott, CT), the Western Connecticut State University women’s volleyball team fell to visiting Little East Conference foe UMass-Boston, 3-1 (23-25, 25-16, 25-12, 25-16) on Saturday afternoon at Feldman Arena. With the loss, the Colonials dropped to 4-9 overall and 1-1 in league play, while the Beacons improved to 5-6 and 2-0.
  • Women’s Volleyball Edges Southern Maine In LEC Opener Before Falling to Kean
    September 16, 2017
    DANBURY, CT – Rookie Ali Brochu (Winsted, CT) tallied a team-high 13 kills, while junior Kamari King (East Hartford, CT) and rookie Nicolina Chenard (Ardsley, NY) chipped in with 12 and 11, respectively, to lead the Western Connecticut State University women’s volleyball team to a thrilling 3-2 (25-23, 25-17, 22-25, 17-25, 15-13) victory over the University of Southern Maine in its Little East Conference opener at Feldman Arena on Saturday afternoon. The Colonials returned to action later in the day and fell to visiting non-league foe Kean University, 3-0 (25-15, 25-23, 25-20). Kean would also down Southern Maine, 3-0 (25-15, 25-17, 25-18).
  • Women’s Volleyball Downed at Trinity, 3-0
    September 12, 2017
    HARTFORD, CT – After splitting a tri-match on Saturday, the Western Connecticut State University women’s volleyball team was downed at non-conference opponent Trinity (CT) College, 3-0 (25-19, 25-19, 25-9), on Tuesday night. With the loss, the Colonials fell to 3-7 overall, while the Bantams improved to 3-1.
  • Women’s Volleyball Splits on Day Two of Coast Guard Tourney
    September 09, 2017
    NEW LONDON, CT – The Western Connecticut State University women’s volleyball team moved to 3-6 overall following a split on Day Two of the Coast Guard Tournament hosted by Connecticut College on Saturday. The Colonials upended Worcester State, 3-1, in the morning match before falling to the host Camels in the afternoon match, 3-0.
  • Women’s Volleyball Splits Pair to Begin Coast Guard Tournament
    September 08, 2017
    NEW LONDON, CT – The WestConn women’s volleyball team moved to 2-5 overall following a split on Day One of the Coast Guard Tournament at Connecticut College on Friday evening. Junior outside hitter Kamari King (East Hartford, CT) buried a match-high 12 kills in a 3-0 (25-14, 25-12, 25-22) victory over Nichols before doing the same in a hard fought 3-0 (25-17, 25-22, 29-27) loss to Coast Guard in the nightcap.
  • Women’s Volleyball Falls to Farmingdale State, 3-1
    September 06, 2017
    DANBURY, CT – Despite a match-high 17 kills from junior outside hitter Kamari King (East Hartford, CT) and 34 assists from classmate Jenna Skerritt (Wolcott, CT), the Western Connecticut State University women’s volleyball team fell to visiting non-conference opponent Farmingdale State College, 3-1 (28-30, 26-24, 25-14, 25-22) on Wednesday evening at Feldman Arena. With the loss, the Colonials dropped to 1-4 overall, while the Rams improved to 2-0.
  • Women’s Volleyball Earns Split to Conclude Colonial Invitational
    September 02, 2017
    DANBURY, CT – After a pair of tough losses to begin the season on Friday, the Western Connecticut State University rebounded to earn a split on Day Two of the Colonial Invitational. Junior outside hitter Kamari King (East Hartford, CT) – who also earned All-Tournament honors – paced the hosts with a match-high 21 kills en route to a come-from-behind 3-2 (25-19, 21-25, 23-25, 25-12, 15-11) victory over Penn State-Berks. The Colonials would fall in the tournament finale to the Rochester Institute of Technology, 3-0 (25-14, 25-19, 25-22). Wentworth Institute of Technology completed an undefeated run to capture the tournament crown, improving to 4-0 overall.
  • WestConn volleyball picked third in LEC Volleyball Pre-Season Poll
    September 01, 2017
    PAWTUCKET, RI - The Western Connecticut State University women's volleyball team was ranked tied for third, with Plymouth State University, in the 2017 Little East Conference Pre-Season Coaches Poll released this week.
  • Women’s Volleyball Falls to Wentworth & Simmons on Day One of the Colonial Invitational to Open 2017 Play
    September 01, 2017
    DANBURY, CT – Junior outside hitter Kamari King (East Hartford, CT) notched a team-high eight kills in each contest as the Western Connecticut State University women’s volleyball began 2017 play with a pair of losses at the hands of the Wentworth Institute of Technology and Simmons College as they hosted Day One of the Colonial Invitational. WestConn returns to action for Day Two when they square-off against Penn. State Berks on Saturday at 10 a.m.