Lady Red Hawks defeat conference rival on senior night

Simpson University Sports News

10.29.2011

REDDING, Calif. - Simpson University's women's volleyball team hosted their rivals the William Jessup Warriors on Saturday, Oct. 29, which was senior night for the Red Hawks. Honored on the night were seniors Jenny Hopkins, Cashel White and Jackie Nixon. The Red Hawks celebrated the occasion taking the match in 4 sets (25-14, 29-31, 25-14, 25-10).

The Red Hawks had outstanding performances from Kirsten Duren who had 12 kills and 14 assists. Also standing out for the Red Hawks was White who had 15 kills and 14 digs, Kelley Tycksen who had 23 assists , and Hopkins who finished the night with 10 digs. Hannah Baldwin with six kills and 14 digs in the losing effort for the Warriors.

The win puts the Red Hawks record at on the season 10-17 and 6-3 in the Cal Pac. The Red Hawks will finish out their season schedule on Saturday, Nov. 5 in Angwin, Calif., where they will take on the Pioneers from Pacific Union College in a match that will start at 7:30 p.m.


 

Written by Dan Anderson

Photo by Paige Barrett

Pictured Above: Simpson University women's volleyball team

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Contact: Derrick Pringle, Jr.
dpringle@simpsonu.edu
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