volleyball-women-d2 flag

LIU Post Athletics | December 5, 2013

LIU Post blanks Franklin Pierce in regional quarterfinal 3-0

BRIDGEPORT, Conn. -- For the first time since 2006, second-seeded LIU Post won an NCAA tournament match, beating No. 7 seed Franklin Pierce 3-0 on Thursday in an East Region quarterfinal contest at Harvey Hubbell Gymnasium.

The victory advances the Pioneers (23-9) to Friday's East semifinal versus third-seeded NYIT. The meeting will be the fourth of the 2013 campaign between the two squads. LIU Post won the two regular-season tilts by 3-0 counts, but fell to the Bears in the East Coast Conference championship in five sets.

McCool and Cricchi finished with 12 kills each. Cricchi also hit at a team-leading .312 clip. Adams amassed 10 kills, off a .304 attack percentage, six digs and four blocks. Hansen and Namahoe both recorded four kills. Namahoe collected 19 digs as well. Junior setter Lulu Centro picked up a double-double (35 assists, 12 digs).

DII field hockey programs with the most NCAA DII national championships

Here’s a look at the programs with the most DII field hockey national championships.
READ MORE

Subscribe To Email Updates

Enter your information to receive emails about offers, promotions from NCAA.com and our partners