NEWPORT, R.I. – Angelou Dunton had a match-high 10 kills to go with 11 digs leading Coast Guard to a 3-0 win over Salve Regina in a non-conference game.
The Bears won by scores of 29-27, 25-22, 25-20 to improve to 14-5 on the season while Salve drops to 6-12 on the season.
Bridget Boyle hit .421 and added nine kills, Amanda Dake had eight kills and nine digs while Noelle Tursky led the way with 25 digs to go with her seven kills, eight digs and match-high four aces. Mary Sweet added seven kills and a match-high four blocks.
Salve scored seven straight points to take an 11-6 edge in the opening set, the Bears would later respond scoring five straight to even the score 18-18. The Seahawks led 24-22 before the Bears fought off a pair of set points with a kill by Maddie James and a service ace by Heather Miller to tie it 24-24.
The Seahawks would have three more set points only to see Coast Guard answer each time, the final two on kills by Boyle. Coast Guard would score the final three points to win 29-27.
In the second, the Bears jumped out to an early 8-4 lead. Coast Guard would run off six straight to take a 23-16 lead and the Bears led 24-18 before Salve fought off four straight set points before a kill by Sweet gave the Bears the 25-22 win.
The third set was even at 14 before the Bears scored eight straight with Tursky having four service aces in the run taking a 22-14 lead. Salve would fight off four straight match points before Dake ended the match with a kill for the 25-20 win.
The Bears are back in action on Saturday when they host Bowdoin at 1:00.
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November 14, 2019 Tursky Named AVCA New England Freshman of the Year
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November 6, 2019 Hine Named to NEWMAC All-Academic team
November 5, 2019 Bears Advance to NEWMAC Semifinals
October 29, 2019 Bears Win Streak Snapped at Amherst
October 28, 2019 Dake, Hine Named NEWMAC Players of the Week
October 26, 2019 Bears Run Win Streak to Five
October 25, 2019 Dake Leads Bears Past WPI on Senior Night
October 24, 2019 Bears Ranked #9 in NE in First NCAA Rankings
October 22, 2019 Sweet Leads Bears Past Smith
October 18, 2019 "Lou" Joins 1,000 Kill Club in Bears Thrilling Win at Conn. College
October 15, 2019 Bears Fall at Home to Wellesley
October 12, 2019 Bears Fall to Bowdoin
October 10, 2019 Bears Sweep Salve in Newport
October 5, 2019 Bears Split Pair
October 1, 2019 Dake Leads Bears to Thrilling Comeback Win at Springfield
September 28, 2019 Bears Win Streak Snapped by MIT
September 24, 2019 Bears Run Win Streak to Six; Remain Unbeaten in NEWMAC
September 23, 2019 Dunton Named NEWMAC Defensive Player of the Week
September 21, 2019 Bears Extend Win Streak to Five With Conference Win Over Emerson
September 17, 2019 Bears Win NEWMAC Opener; Run Win Streak to Four
September 16, 2019 Hine Named NEWMAC Volleyball Defensive Player of the Week
September 14, 2019 Bears Sweep Union Tournament with Two, Five-Set Matches
September 12, 2019 Bears Beat Merchant Marine
September 7, 2019 Bears Split Second Day of CGA/Conn. College Tournament
September 6, 2019 Bears Split First Day of CGA/Conn. Tournament
September 4, 2019 Dake Leads Bears to Win in Home Opener
August 31, 2019 Bears Win Pair at Scranton Invitational
August 30, 2019 Bears Fall to RIT In Season Opener
August 27, 2019 2019 Volleyball Preview