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San Francisco Defeats Houston 3-0 in Pacific Bankers Classic

Nov. 24, 2006

San Francisco - 3
Houston - 0


Stockton, Calif. - Kristin Hasselberg recorded 17 kills to pace the University of San Francisco volleyball team (23-9) to a 3-0 (30-18, 30-25, 30-23) decision over Houston in the first round of the Community Banker's Classic Friday afternoon in Stockton, Calif.

Alix Gombos added 10 kills for the Dons, who play the final match of the regular season Saturday and then await word on a possible postseason berth.

"The whole group had a solid match," said Dons' head coach Jeff Nelson. "We followed the game plan right from the onset.

"The offense was very good and both of our middles played extremely well. Brynn played good defense and Linzy hit well, also."

The Dons hit .357 for the match to .159 for the Cougars whop dropped to 19-16 for the season.