Women's Volleyball Opens Play at Hall of Fame With Convincing Win Over Tufts

Melissa Haskell had 12 kills as Bowdoin won its ninth-straight match

SOUTH HADLEY, Mass. - The Bowdoin College women's volleyball team extended its season-best winning streak to nine with a decisive 3-0 (25-9, 25-21, 25-22) win over Tufts on Friday at the opening session of the Hall of Fame Tournament hosted by Smith and Mount Holyoke Colleges.

The Polar Bears improve to 21-2 this season and will resume play at Smith on Day Two of the Hall of Fame Tournament on Saturday with a pair of matches. Bowdoin will face MIT at 11:00 a.m. before playing Wheaton at 3:00 p.m. The number one ranked team in New England, Bowdoin currently stands 24th in the latest AVCA Division III poll.

Bowdoin earned its second win against Tufts this season in impressive fashion, dispatching the Jumbos in an easy first set before winning a pair of close ones to round out the victory. Melissa Haskell led the team with 12 kills while Ellie Brennan had nine.

A complete box score will be posted, when available.