Co-Rec Volleyball Special Spring 2004

Boston Public

Lucienne Alliance-Valcimond, Alik Apelian, Jose DeJesus, Darleny Henriquez, Tru Lang, Mercedita Monserrate, Juan Rivera Bou, Fedrich Torres, Khanh Tran, Sandra Turcios-Payne

Championship Game Summary
Boston Public defeated Kaboom 15-7, 13-15, 20-17

The volleyball special final pitted Kaboom against archrival Boston Public. Boston Public had defeated Kaboom in the regular season 15-2, 15-7. Led by Khanh Tran and Jose DeJesus Boston Public jumped to a 5-1 lead in the first game. Kaboom brought the score to 6-4 after some strong plays by Mike Glashow. Both teams played solid defense and points were extremely hard to come by. The trio of Tru Lang, Lucienne Alliance-Valcimond & DeJesus led Boston Public on a big run for a 11-5 lead. Boston Public continued strong in this game to close out the 15-7 win.

In game two, Boston Public once again jumped to an early lead at 9-1. After a Kaboom timeout, strong play from Erica McQuesten, Jen Markey & Fred George brought Kaboom to 10-9. Boston Public then made it 12-9, but Kaboom came back to tie it at 12. The teams traded points until Kaboom had its first lead at 14-13. Server Flor Amaya finished off Boston Public. Kaboom took game two 15-13 to force the rally-scoring third game.

Inspired by their win, Kaboom jumped to a 6-0 lead behind server Jon Kou. Kaboom later pushed the lead to 9-2 to force a timeout. Contributions from Sandra Turcios-Payne and Darleny Henriquez, along with continued strong play from Tru Lang and DeJesus led Boston Public to knot the score at 10. The scoring went back and forth until both teams were tied at 15. Boston Public then ran off three straight points. Clinton Chan scored for Kaboom to make it 18-16, but that’s as close as Kaboom would get. Boston Public took the match with the 20-17 win.


Flor Amaya, Clinton Chan, Frederick George, Michael Glashow, Christopher Klunk,
Jimmy Kou, Jonathan Kou, Stefanie Lempke, Jennifer Markey, Erica McQuesten