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Women’s Volleyball Sweeps UNE, 3-0

Colleen McAvoy swings at a volleyball.

BEVERLY, Mass. – The Endicott women's volleyball team took down the University of New England (UNE) by a 3-0 score (25-19, 25-12, 25-18) on Wednesday night inside MacDonald Gymnasium.

Emma Mancini (Lynnfield, Mass.) and Colleen McAvoy (Coventry, Conn.) led the charge for the Gulls with 15 kills (match-high) and 12 kills, respectively. Meanwhile, Zoey Gifford (Natick, Mass.) facilitated the offense with a match-high 43 assists on 91 attempts (.473).

Defensively, Mackenzie Kennedy (Andover, Mass.) paced Endicott with 12 digs (match-high). Remi Quesnelle (Sunderland, Mass.) also added 11 digs, while Nichole Trudon (Coventry, Conn.) and Mancini compiled eight digs apiece.

Tonight's match only featured two lead changes and 14 tied scores.


  • McAvoy posted a season-high .611 hitting percentage on 18 attempts (min. 10 attempts).
  • Endicott improved to 7-4 at home.
  • The Gulls are now 25-3 all-time against UNE, and have not lost to the Nor'easters since 2012.
  • Five out of six of Amanda Gilbert's (Hopkinton, Mass.) receptions correlated in kills (.833).


Endicott (15-10, 4-1 CCC) travels to Western New England this Saturday at 2 PM. UNE (8-15, 1-4 CCC) visits Roger Williams this Saturday at 1 PM. 

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(Photo Credit - David Le '10)

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