Claremont-Mudd-Scripps Defeats Bearcats, 3-0

By Robert McKinney, Athletics Communications Director, (503) 370-6110

THOUSAND OAKS, CALIF. -- Claremont-Mudd-Scripps defeated Willamette University in three games during WU's final match of the weekend at the California Lutheran University Tournament on Saturday, Sept. 13. CMS improved to 5-4 overall. Willamette, which played four quality opponents during the tournament, fell to 2-8 on the season.

The Athenas outscored Willamette, 25-20, 25-18, 25-15 to finish 2-2 in the tournament. The Bearcats were 0-4 on the weekend.

Willamette will open Northwest Conference play next weekend with matches at Whitworth University on Friday, Sept. 19 and at Whitman College on Saturday, Sept. 20. Match time on Friday is set for 7 p.m. (PDT), with Saturday's match starting a bit earlier at 5 p.m. (PDT).

Claremont-Mudd-Scripps defeated Willamette University, 25-20, 25-18, 25-15

Kelley Lindstrom and the Bearcats played four matches at the CLU Tournament.