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Trinity Tigers Defeated in Rematch against Washington Adventist University

JoyTrinity volleyball struggles to pick up their first win but play a competitive game against rival Washington Adventist University (Shock) Thursday, October 6, 2017. The player additions to the Shock proved to be useful in helping the Shock end the match in three straight sets (25-14, 25-16, 25-16).

However, Jr, Kenna Brooks opened up her game in the rivalry with 7 kills, 8.5 points, 2 digs and 1 block followed by Jr, Naysha Carrasquillo with 3 kills, 7 points, 3 aces and 1 block. Setter, Tatianna Marroquin helped the team stay within reach of the Shock with 8 assists, 9 digs and 1 kill.

The Tigers fought hard and have one more chance at redemption against the Shock on October 17, 2017 at 7 PM on the Shock’s home court.

 

Trinity volleyball will continue their season with their next home match against Virginia Union University on Thursday October 12, 2017 at 7 PM.

Follow Trinity Athletics on Twitter @TrinityDCTigers for game footage, photos, and updates.

Edited: October 10th, 2017

Tigers Volleyball Off to a Slow Start

The Trinity Tigers lose second and third road games to Notre Dame of Maryland University Gators and PSU Abington Nittany Lions. The Tigers struggle to put points on the scoreboard and with receiving errors while the Gators continued to attack. The Gators were a more experienced team this early in the season already having two wins under their belt. The Tigers will face the Gators at home on October 28, 2017 at 2:00pm.

The Tigers had a much better game against the Nittany Lions though they could not come away with a win. Kenna Brooks recorded a season high 4 kills and Ramona Santana recorded a personal and team high 12 digs. See the Tigers face Washington Adventist University at their home-opener on September 12, 2017 at 7:00pm.

Edited: September 11th, 2017

Tigers Volleyball Fall in First Travel Game

 

Middle Blocker, Naysha Carrasquillo

Middle Blocker, Naysha Carrasquillo

WASHINGTON, D.C. – The Trinity DC Tigers women’s volleyball team lost in 3 straight matches against the University of Valley Forge in their home opener on Friday, September 1.

Trinity was led by Naysha Carrasquillo with 4 kills, 1 ace and 3 digs followed by freshman, Tatiana Marroquin with 2 aces, 5 assists, and 3 digs.

The Tigers were not ready to compete with the Patriots so early in the season. Let’s hope for a different outcome on October 28th when the Tigers meet the Patriots at home.

The Tigers will continue their road journey facing the Notre Dame of Maryland University in Baltimore, MD on September 6 at 7:00pm.

 

Edited: September 6th, 2017

Tigers on the Loose

WASHINGTON, D.C –This fall will be the program’s third season under athletic director and head coach, Amy Olson the Trinity women’s soccer team will start the 2017 campaign on Sep. 1 with a home opener against Gallaudet University at 4:30PM. The Tigers soccer team will play a 15-game slate included rivals University of Valley Forge and Washington Adventist University.

Trinity volleyball team is going into their third season under head coach, Shinicka Spears with their first game in Pennsylvania at the University of Valley Forge on Sep. 1 at 7:00PM. The Tigers volleyball team will play a 17-game slate.

Top Returning Tigers

SOCCER

D3 Independent Team Rankings

  • 2nd shots/game
  • 2nd shots on goal
  • 2nd goals scored
  • 3rd shutouts
  • 5th assists/game

D3 Independent Individual Rankings

  • Jessica Alonso (MF): 3rd game winning goals, 3rd shots/game, 4th assists/game, 5th points/game

D3 Independent Awards

  • All Independent 1st Team: Jessica Alonso
  • All Independent 2nd Team: Doris Ayala
  • All Independent 3rd Team: Jennifer PortilloTop Returners: Brenda Alonso, Jessica Alonso, Doris Ayala, Jennifer Portillo

VOLLEYBALL

D3 Independent Awards

  • All Independent 3rd Team: Kenna BrooksTop Returners: Naysha Carrasquillo, Kenna Brooks

Tryouts for both soccer and volleyball will begin Saturday, August 19th 2017.

Please contact Amy Olson, olsona@trinitydc.edu for tryout details.

 

Follow our Twitter page https://twitter.com/TrinityDCTigers for more news and updates.

Edited: August 16th, 2017

Joy and Brooks Earn D3 Independent Honors

JoyWashington, DC- Sophomore Tiona Joy and Freshman Kenna Brooks earned D3 Independent Third Team for the 2016 season.

Joy led the team in assists posting 94, while Brooks made a big impact on the team this year posting the most kills (48) for the Tigers.

Please see D3 Independents for the full article.

Edited: December 5th, 2016

Volleyball Rallies Past Washington Adventist

Shaun

Box Score

Washington, DC- The Trinity Washington University women’s volleyball team earned its second home win of the season Thursday night with a thrilling 3-2 victory over Washington Adventist University.

The Tigers won the first and third sets 25-14 and 25-17 respectively and then clinched the win in the fifth set of the match, winning 25-16 15-9.

Kenna Brooks earned nine kills, 24 attacks and three serve aces. Whitney Wasso tallied seven kills, 18 attacks and six digs while Junior captain Shaundene Peart posted five kills, 26 attacks, three serve aces and nine digs.

The Tigers return to play October 21st at Valley Forge.

Edited: October 19th, 2016

Tigers Earn First Win of the Season

Brooks

Box Score

Box Score

Washington, DC- The Trinity Tiger volleyball team split their tri-match today beating Washington Adventist University 3-1 and losing to University of Valley Forge 3-0. The win against Washington Adventist marks the first win of the season for the Tigers.

Junior Shaundene Peart led the team posting 13 kills, 35 attacks, five assists, two aces and five digs for the afternoon.

Freshman Kenna Brooks earned 11 kills, 32 attacks, one assist, three aces, one dig and two blocks.

The Tigers return to action Monday, September 19th as they take on Washington Adventist University on the road.

Edited: September 17th, 2016

Tigers Fall to Penn State Mont-Alto

Naysha

Box Score

Washington, DC- The Tigers fell to Penn State Mont Alto this evening 3-0 (25-14; 25-11; 25-14).

Freshman Kenna Brooks led the team in kills earning six for the night.  Shaundene Peart led the team in aces with two and Tiona Joy lead the team in assists earning five.

The Tigers return to action in tri-match this Friday with Washington Adventist University and University of Valley Forge.

Edited: September 12th, 2016

Trinity Volleyball Players Earn Division III Independent Second Team

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE                      

Wednesday, November 18, 2015

 

   D3

Association of Division III Independents

Names 2015 All-Independent  Women’s Volleybal l  Teams

 

OVERLAND PARK, KAN.— The 2015 All-Independent Women’s Volleyball teams were announced today by the Association of Division III Independents.

 

Player of the Year

Alison Renz, Maranatha Baptist University, JR, Middle Blocker, Lake Mills, Wis. – Renzranked first in the AD3I in kills (333), kills per set (3.74) and hitting percentage (.359).  Renz also led the AD3I in solo blocks (22) and total blocks (76).

 

Setter of the Year

Adriane Walther, Illinois Institute of Technology, Senior, Chicago, Ill.— Walther was one ofthe most dynamic setters in the Midwest this season. A senior captain, Walther tallied 7.33 assists per set (2nd in AD3I) and a total of 814 assists (1st in AD3I) on the season (32 matches).

 

Libero of the Year

Kennedy Hegert, Nebraska Wesleyan University, Junior, Lincoln, Neb.—Hegert led the AD3Iin digs averaging 5.37 per set in Division III matches. Overall, she finished with 539 digs, averaging 5.5 per set.

 

Rookie of the Year

Alyssa Miner, Illinois Institute of Technology, FR, Middle Hitter, Bartlett, Ill. – Miner logged171 kills (6th in AD3I, 1.54 per set) and a team-high 68 blocks (3rd in AD3I, 13 solo, 55 assisted). She also had 24 aces on the season.

 

Coach of the Year

Regina DeLozier, Maranatha Baptist University.

The women’s volleyball coaches from the Association of Division III Independents member

schools selected the All-Independent Women’s Volleyball teams.

 

First Team

MB – Alison Renz, Junior, Maranatha Baptist University

MH – Alyssa Miner, Freshman, Illinois Institute of Technology MH – Karrie Sestak, Freshman, Nebraska Wesleyan University MB – Alexis Johnson, Sophomore, Maranatha Baptist University DS – Kennedy Hegert, Junior, Nebraska Wesleyan University

L – Samantha Swiatek, Junior, Maranatha Baptist University OH – Mallory Dahl, Junior, Nebraska Wesleyan University OH – Irena Grauzinis, Junior, Illinois Institute of Technology

OH –Fabiola Padilla Rios, Sophomore, College of New Rochelle OH – Jelena Vujicic, Sophomore, Illinois Institute of Technology OH – Stacy Reinke, Senior, Maranatha Baptist University

S – Adriane Walther, Senior, Illinois Institute of Technology

S – Julia Gunst, Junior, Maranatha Baptist University

 

Second Team

MH – Hannah Boyce, Senior, University of Maine-Presque Isle

DS – Chelsea Badiola, Senior, Illinois Institute of Technology L – Hyedia Hamilton, Junior, Trinity Washington University OH – Kelli Fox, Senior, Maranatha Baptist University

OH – Abby Jewett, Junior, University of Maine-Presque Isle

OH – Myesha Green, Junior, Trinity Washington University

OH – Shaundene Peart, Sophomore, Trinity Washington University

S – Kelsey Bahe, Sophomore, Nebraska Wesleyan University

S – Melanie Lopez Soto, Junior, College of New Rochelle

S – Hannah Williams, Freshman, University of Maine-Presque Isle

 

The Association of Division III Independents consists of nine NCAA Division III independent institutions that have joined together to recognize student-athletes at independent institutions, and to provide exempted postseason championship competition. The Association recognizes outstanding athletic achievements of its student-athletes on a weekly, monthly and annual basis. The Association provides statistical services for its members in seven sports. In addition, it will announce All-Independent teams at the conclusion of eight other sports this year.

More information about the Association of Division III Independents is available at http://www.d3independents.org.

Edited: November 19th, 2015

Tigers Sweep Washington Adventist University

Box Score

Washington, DC-  The Trinity Washington University volleyball team got their first victory of the season beating Washington Adventist University 3-0.

Sophomore Sarai Burnett led the team with seven assists, four aces, five digs, five kills, and earned a hitting percentage of .237.  Freshman India Richey added five kills and tallied a .59 hitting percentage.

The Tigers dominated the first and the third games.  The shock put up a fight in the second set, but the Tigers still held them to 20.

The Tigers return to the court on Thursday playing a tri-match with MACU and Central Penn.  The first match is set to begin at 12:00pm.

Edited: September 22nd, 2015