Sophomore Brooke Buringrud was named tournament MVP after averaging 3.10 kills, 2.80 digs and 0.70 service aces. Freshman Whitney Dosty and junior Dominique Lamb were also named to the all-tournament team. Dosty averaged 3.50 kills, 0.90 digs and 0.80 blocks, while Lamb averaged 2.20 kills, 1.60 blocks, 0.50 digs and 0.40 service aces.
“I think we showed the characteristics of a young team,” Head Coach David Rubio. “In the conference we play in, we’re not going to be able to get away with some of things were able to tonight.”
“The positives tonight are that we were able to fight back and pull out the win,” he continued. “There is an evolution with every young team. The nice thing is we were able to win and still do a lot of teaching.”
Game two started out close before
In the third game, neither team led by more than three points until the Dons took a 12-8 lead. They later led by five (16-11), before
The fourth and final game was played close throughout, with seven ties.