Tuesday, September 13, 2005
GSAC Match #2 - Sunbirds sweep Hope International
Box score: Sorry no box score available
Fullerton - the top ranked Sunbirds needed only 70 minutes to sweep the Hope International University Royals 30-13, 30-20, 30-17 in Golden State Athletic Conference play in Fullerton tonight.
Sophomore Marin Shilling led the Sunbirds with 15 kills. Other key contributors were Brittany Pierce (9 kills, 8 digs, 3 aces) and Thais Julio (9 kills).
Samantha Weatherly lead back row players with 23 digs.
FPU improves to 10-0 overall and 2-0 in GSAC play. The Royals are 0-3 on the season and 0-3 in GSAC play.
The Sunbirds will host 5th-ranked Concordia (10-1, 1-1) on Saturday. The fist ball will be serves at 3:00 p.m.
Radio - AM 1550 - Robert Langpaap calls the action
Fresno Pacific University offers undergraduate and graduate programs that stress solid academic preparation and a strong ethical foundation. Each year more than 2,000 traditional and adult students attend classes on the 42-acre main campus in southeast Fresno or centers in Visalia and Bakersfield. The university also reaches 12,000 students across the nation and around the world through professional development studies programs. The only four-year Christian university in the Central Valley, FPU is accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges and ranked in the top quarter among Western universities master's category by U.S. News & World Report.