THE TRI-MATCH BASICS
Match 1 Score: Pratt Institute 3, Sarah Lawrence 0 (25-13, 25-19,25-19)
Match 2 Score: Dean 3, Pratt Insitute 0 (25-17,25-21,25-15)
Match 3 Score: Dean College 3, Sarah Lawrence 0 (25-12, 25-10, 25-21)
Overall Records: Dean College (4-2), Pratt Institute (1-3), Sarah Lawrence (0-5)
Location: Bronxville, N.Y.
Date: Sunday, February 11th, 2018
The Lead: The Bulldogs swept both of their contests in Sunday's tri match in Bronxville, N.Y., defeating Pratt Institute and Sarah Lawrence 3-0 to improve their overall record to 4-2.
Dean 3, Pratt Institute 0
The Bulldogs jumped on Pratt early and rolled to a 3-0 victory. The Cardinal and White controlled the first set 25-17. Pratt narrowed the gap in the second set but Dean still prevailed 25-21, and the Bulldogs carried the momentum into the final set, winning 25-15. Diondre Charros (Fairhaven, Mass.) led the way for Dean with 15 kills on 22 attempts. Joel Carmona (Lawrence, Mass.) added 10 kills on 19 attempts and three digs. Juan Fernando Ruelas-Garcia (Milford, Mass.) set the offense with a career-high 25 assists.
Dean 3, Sarah Lawrence 0
Dean dominated set one and two against the hosts, cruising to a 25-12 opener and a 25-10 second set. Sarah Lawrence kept things close in the final set but Dean held on for the 25-21 win securing the match. Charros led the way again with nine kills, this time adding 16 assists. Carmona finished with eight kills and seven digs. Logan Muise (Irvington, N.Y.) contributed five kills.
The Bulldogs have now won three straight and sit at 4-2 after two weeks of regular season play.
Dean will return to action Wednesday with a 6:00 tilt at Regis College.