Willamette Downs Lasell, Falls to Claremont-Mudd-Scripps, at Pacific Coast Classic

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

CLAREMONT, CALIF. -- Willamette University rolled past Lasell College (Mass.), 3-0, and fell to Claremont-Mudd-Scripps, 3-0, on the second day of the Pacific Coast Classic on Saturday, Sept. 3. The tournament was hosted by Pomona-Pitzer at four courts in Claremont, including three on the Pomona-Pitzer campus.

Both of WU's matches on Saturday were played at Ducey Gym on the Claremont-Mudd-Scripps campus.

The Bearcats defeated Lasell, 25-15, 25-13, 25-22, in Saturday's opener. In the second game, CMS outlasted the Bearcats in each set to take a 25-19, 25-15, 25-19 win.

Willamette is 1-3 on the season. The Bearcats will return to Salem, Ore., where they will host Northwest Christian University on Wednesday, Sept. 7.

Statistics from Saturday's matches were not immediately available.


Pacific Coast Classic

Willamette University 3
Lasell College (Mass.) 0
   WU won, 25-15, 25-13, 25-22

Claremont-Mudd-Scripps 3
Willamette University 0
  CMS won, 25-19, 25-15, 25-19

Sophomore middle hitter Carly Hargrave

Sophomore middle hitter Carly Hargrave