ST. MARY’S CITY, Md. -
Frostburg State earned a split on the first day of the Maryland State Division III Championships, Friday evening on the campus of St. Mary’s College.
The volleyball team defeated Villa Julie, 3-0, in the first game but lost to host St. Mary’s in the second match, 3-1.
Against VJC, the Bobcats won game one 30-19, game two 30-23 and game three 30-23.
Freshman Brooke Winterling (Glenelg, Md./Glenelg) had a double double with 16 kills and 18 digs followed by classmate Chelsea Wassell (Westernport, Md./Southern Garrett) with 12 kills and two service aces and sophomore Caryn Wright (Pikesville, Md./Western Tech) with sevens kills and six blocks.
Senior Amanda Hernandez (Crofton, Md./Arundel) had 33 assists and sophomore Jennifer Wheaton (Ashburn, Va./Broad Run) posted 13 digs and three service aces.
In the second game of the day, FSU fell to St. Mary’s. The Seahawks took games one and two, 30-21 and 30-22, respectively. In the third game, Frostburg State won 30-27 but the hosts closed out the match with a 31-29 game four victory.
In the second game of the day, FSU fell to St. Mary’s. The Seahawks took game one, 30-21, but the Bobcats evened the match winning game two, 30-22. SMC then won the next two games, 30-27 and 31-29, respectively to close out the match.
Winterling and Wassell each posted a double-double. Winterling had 29 kills and 17 digs while Wassell recorded 21 kills and 18 digs.
Wright also had a solid final match with 12 kills and six blocks and Wheaton finished tied for second on the team with 17 digs.
Hernandez had a solid effort with 48 assists.
The Bobcats return to the court tomorrow for the second round of the Maryland State Division III Championships.
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Office of Sports Information
Frostburg State University
101 Braddock Road
Frostburg, MD 21532-2303