Volleyball sweeps past Mass Maritime

The Framingham State Rams traveled on Saturday, Oct. 13, to face off against Worcester State and Clark University.

The Rams suffered a loss in both games to go 0-2 on the day.

In the first game, the Rams went up against Worcester State.

Framingham was defeated by double-digit points in two of the three sets, losing 25-12 in the first set, 25-10 in the second set, and 25-22 in the third.

Brandee Thomas led the Rams in kills with seven. Brandey Rodriguez followed her with five.

Mackenzie Whalen put together 17 set assists to go along with 10 defensive digs. Alyssa Cafarelli contributed 11 digs of her own.

In the next game, against Clark University, the Rams were swept in three sets once again.

In the first set, the Rams were outscored 25-15, then 25-16 in the second, and 25-19 in the final set.

The Rams were again led in kills in this match by Thomas, who had 10 kills. Jamiyae Mattress had seven kills of her own.

Cafarelli led the game in digs with 13. Deirdre Fay came away with four kills and eight digs. Whalen finished the match with a game-high 19 assists.

On Wednesday, Oct. 17, the Rams hosted Mass Maritime and swept the Buccaneers in three-straight sets.

Framingham dominated in this matchup with two double-digit set victories. The Rams won each set 25-10, 25-13, and 25-18.

Thomas led the way with 16 kills on the game, while Fay contributed seven kills and four digs. Grace Caughey and Rodriguez put together six kills each.

Whalen added 19 set assists and 11 defensive digs, while Cafarelli added six digs.

The Rams move to 15-11 on the season.