Co-Rec Volleyball Special Spring 2003

Victor's Secret

Takesha Bartley, Alice Chen, Chia-Yi Liang, Tin Ly, Ryan McCarthy,
Stanley Mui, Piotr Slanda, Beverly Strassner, LiFan Wu, Yusan Wu

Championship Game Summary
Victor's Secret defeated Boston Public 15-7, 15-13

Boston Public squared off against Victor's Secret. The two teams split during their regular season meetings, each match going three games. After trading four consecutive sideouts per team, Boston Public's Lucienne Alliance-Valcimond opened the scoring 2-0 with back-to-back serves. Boston Public would add one more point with a kill from Mike Nguyen before Victor's Secret's Beverly Strassner served for two to bring the score to 3-2.

A hard strike from Victor's Secret's Stanley Mui through the heart of the court tied the game at 3. This was all that was needed to motivate server Li Fan Wu, who served 10 straight points to 12-3 before finally succumbing to Boston Public's attack from Nguyen. Victor's Secret gave up a couple points but was relentless in their attack on the ball and quickly put away game one 15-7.

Boston Public stepped up to the challenge and kept a tight game two all the way to the end. Boston Public's Tru Lang and Nguyen traded kills with Victor's Secret's Chia-Yi hang and Mui resulting in a tied game at 11. Three clutch digs from Takesha Bartley allowed Victor's Secret to take the lead 14-11.

Boston Public was not ready to give up as Nguyen hit a Khanh Tran set onto Victor's Secret ten foot line to save game point. Alliance-Valcimond was in the server's position to serve her team to 14-13 after Quoc Thai and Nguyen tallied kills for Boston Public. A Nguyen hitting error spelled disaster for Boston Public as Mui served match point and Victor's Secret's captured the first title in their two-season history.

Boston Public

Lucienne Alliance-Valcimond, Darleny Henriquez, Myngia Her, Tru Lang, Mike Nguyen, Gelyn Strileckis, Quoc Thai, Khanh Tran, Ashley Ying