Freshman Volleyball Dons go to Semi-Finals at Northgate Tournament

The Dons made it to the semi-finals of the Gold Division of the Northgate tournament before falling to Monte Vista (21-25, 15-25) for the second time this season versus one victory. In morning pool play, the Dons defeated St Pats/St Vincent 25-9, 25-14 and Castro Valley 25-19, 25-27, 15-13 while dropping a match to a tough Marin Catholic team 18-25, 21-25. The Dons then defeated Carondelet 25-23, 25-15 in the first round of playoffs to advance to the semi-finals. On the tournament the team averaged 7.2 kills/set, 4.2 aces/set and 6.6 digs/set. Individual highlights for the tournament include: Sam Darin 10 kills, Sam Sweeney 11 kills, Shreya Raj 42% kills, Kaitlyn Enrici 14 digs (87.5%), Maddie McDonagh 75% dig %, Kaitlyn McKendell 8 aces, Riana Buchman 15 kills, and Brooke Clark 11 aces.