NEW HAVEN, Conn. – In its first Ivy League road test of the 2019 campaign, the Harvard women's volleyball team (2-9, 0-2 Ivy League) dropped a 3-0 decision to Yale (6-5, 2-0 Ivy League) tonight, Oct. 4 at the Lee Amphitheater. The Crimson fell to the Bulldogs by set scores of 22-25, 23-25 and 17-25.
Mindie Mabry led the Crimson with seven kills, while first-year Grace Allen hit at a team-high .600 clip. Grace Roberts Burbank added six kills as well, while Jaimie Rao finished with four. Setters Bella Almanza and Ashley Wang each totaled 12 assists, connecting Harvard on 30 kills on the night.
Mabry guided the Crimson at both ends of the court tonight with a team-best 18 digs, while junior libero Sandra Zeng recorded 15. Sope Adeleye and Ava Rauser continue to top the Crimson lineup at the net, putting up three and two blocks.
Harvard will continue its road swing at Brown tomorrow, Oct. 5. The Crimson and Brown Bears are slated for a 5 p.m. matchup on ESPN+.