Western plays into Frontier volleyball tourney

GREAT FALLS — The Montana Western Bulldogs scored a 3-0 (25-20, 25-27, 25-13) victory over the Dickinson State Blue Hawks in the play-in match of the 2013 Frontier Conference volleyball tournament.

Box Score

The Bulldogs will enter the quarterfinal round of the tournament as the eighth seed and face top seeded Montana State-Northern Friday at noon at the McLaughlin Center on the University of Great Falls campus.

Emily Erickson led Western’s attack with 16 kills followed by Breanne Kelley with 13. The Bulldogs had sizzling .368 attack percentage compared to Dickinson’s .228. Melissa Avila  led the Blue Hawks with 11 kills followed by Aly Schieno with 10.

Defensively, four players scored in double figures in digs for the Bulldogs. Rachelle Chamberlain led with 15 followed by Kendra Mendicino with 14, Erickson with 11 and Kelley with 10. Kelly O’Connor led Dickinson with 11 digs.

Montana Western improves to 10-22 overall. Dickinson ends their season and their time in the Frontier with a 4-27 overall record.

— Frontier Conference

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