Pioneers Drop Four-Set Match in Finale
- November 14, 2009
HAYWARD, Calif. - The Pioneer women's volleyball team concluded the 2009 campaign with a four-set defeat to Sonoma State on November 14. The scores were 24-26, 25-20, 19-25, 18-25. In the first set, the Pioneers held a 24-19 advantage on Katie Gellerman's kill. Sonoma State scored seven unanswered points including an over lap against the Pioneers to win the first set.
Trailing 2-0, the Pioneers bounced back in the third set taking a 20-14 lead on a kill by Brianna Bryant. Sukhjit accounted for two of the Pioneers last five points including a kill to end the third set. Kayla Woods kill gave the Pioneers a 17-16 lead in the fourth set. Sonoma State outscored Cal State East Bay 9-1 to take the fourth set and the match. Athwal led all Pioneer hitters with 14 kills. Woods came off the bench to record nine kills and a .421 hitting percentage. Roxanne Neely played a solid match with six kills, 31 assists, and nine digs.
- © Copyright California State University, East Bay.
California State University, East Bay is the San Francisco East Bay Area's high-access public university of choice. CSUEB serves the region with campuses in Hayward and Concord, a professional development center in Oakland, and an innovative online campus. With an enrollment of more than 14,000, the University offers a nationally recognized freshman year experience, award-winning curriculum, personalized instruction, and expert faculty. Students choose from among more than 100 professionally focused fields of study for which the University confers bachelor's and master's degrees, as well as an Ed.D. in education. Named a "Best in the West" college, as well as a Best Business School, by the influential Princeton Review, Cal State East Bay is among the region's foremost producers of teachers, business professionals and entrepreneurs, public administrators, health professionals, literary and performing artists, and science and math graduates.