Bears Fall to RIT In Season Opener

Angelou Dunton
Angelou Dunton

SCRANTON, Pa. – Defending Liberty League Champion and 2018 NCAA tournament team RIT beat the Bears 3-0 at the Scranton Invitational in the season opener for both teams.

RIT won 25-18, 25-22, 26-24.

Angelou Dunton led the Bears with nine kills to go with six digs while Maddie James and Bridget Boyle each added six kills for Coast Guard. James hit a team-high .357.

Makenna Martin led the Bears with 15 assists while Dunton and freshman Noelle Tursky each had a pair of service aces. Mary Sweet had a team-high three blocks.

Coast Guard is back in action tomorrow at the Scranton Invitational as the Bears play New Paltz at 1:00 and close out the tournament against host Scranton at 5:00.