Beavers fall to MMA at Colby Invitational

Beavers fall to MMA at Colby Invitational

WATERVILLE, Maine -- The University of Maine at Farmington women's volleyball team fell to Maine Maritime Academy 3-0 (25-22, 27-25, 25-18) at Colby Invitational this evening.

The Beavers (1-1) are scheduled to continue competition at the Colby Invitational Saturday by facing the host Mules (10 a.m.) and Gordon College (1 p.m.). The Mariners improved to 5-0.

Shannon Mitchell (Portsmouth, N.H.) led the Beaver with eight kills followed by Amanda Mullane (Melrose, Mass.) with six kills. Mitchell recorded a pair of solo blocks and partnered with Jen Vadnais (Arundel, Maine) on another.

Marina Tello (San Antonio, Texas) registered 12 digs for UMF, while Whitney Walls (Bar Harbor, Maine) and Bridget Flaherty (Plymouth, Mass.) passed out nine and eight assists, respectively.

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