Bowdoin Dominates Bates in Wednesday Volleyball Win

Erika Sklaver had nine kills and seven blocks in Bowdoin's win at Bates
Erika Sklaver had nine kills and seven blocks in Bowdoin's win at Bates

LEWISTON, Maine - The Bowdoin College women's volleyball team rebounded from a pair of tough conference losses over the weekend to dominate Bates 3-0 on Wednesday night.

The Polar Bears improve to 5-3 with the victory while the Bobcats fall to 2-6.

Match Highlights

  • Bowdoin wasted little time dispatching the Bobcats by game scores of 25-13, 25-14, 25-12
  • The Polar Bears trailed just once all night (0-1 to start the second set) and jumped to early leads in all three games en route to the victory
  • Michelle Albright (10 kills) and Erika Sklaver (nine kills) paced the offense while Caroline Flaharty pitched in eight kills
  • Sklaver had seven blocks while Katie Doherty led Bowdoin with 13 digs and three service aces
  • Quincy Leech sparked the Bowdoin offense with 34 assists
  •  Bowdoin committed just seven attack errors on the night, hitting at a .378 clip in the victory

Up Next

  • Bowdoin will travel to play at Gordon on Friday evening before returning to conference play with a key NESCAC battle at Tufts on Saturday