Lindstrom is Selected for All-Tournament Team at Whitworth Invitational

SPOKANE, WASH. -- Junior outside hitter Kelley Lindstrom (Banks, OR/Banks, HS) has been named to the All-Tournament Team at the Whitworth Invitational, played Sept. 7-8 at Whitworth University. Lindstrom helped the Bearcats achieve a 2-1 record in round robin play to advance to the championship match. Lewis-Clark State College, which went 4-0 in the tournament, downed the Bearcats in the finals.

In Willamette's four matches, Lindstrom provided the 'Cats with 39 kills and averaged 2.79 kills per game. She recorded a .218 hitting percentage. Lindstrom also contributed six total blocks, including two block solos.

Cintia Alessi (Jr., OH) from Lewis-Clark State was selected MVP of the tournament. Joining Alessi and Lindstrom on the All-Tournament Team were Sarah Rusch (Jr., MB) and Cassie Moore (Sr., LIB) of Whitworth, Stephanie Couture (So., S) from the University of Montana-Western and Brittney Kubik (Sr., MB) from Lewis-Clark.

Willamette's next match is scheduled for Wednesday, Sept. 12 at Linfield College. First serve is set for 7 p.m. (PDT) in McMinnville, Ore. It will be the Northwest Conference opener for both teams.

Kelley Lindstrom was named to the All-Tournament Team at the Whitworth Invitational. She earned 2.79 kills per game and had a .218 hitting percentage.

Kelley Lindstrom was named to the All-Tournament Team at the Whitworth Invitational. She earned 2.79 kills per game and had a .218 hitting percentage.