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PHILADELPHIA – The University of Pennsylvania volleyball team dropped 3-0 contests to Villanova (14-25, 11-25, 22-25) and Temple (18-25, 16-25, 17-25) on Saturday at Tom Gola Arena. The Quakers finished the Big 5 Tournament with record of 1-2 after sweeping La Salle on Friday night.
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Courtney Quinn and Caroline Furrer led the Penn offense, combining for 19 kills on the day. The duo also added 13 digs. Freshman Ariana Wiltjer put together a breakout performance against Villanova, hitting a red-hot .750 with a career-best six kills. Hayley Molnar piled up eight kills in the two matches.
Michelle Pereira was named to the Big 5 All-Tournament team after tallying up 41 digs, three service aces and a pair of kills in the three matches.
The Quakers will wrap up their non-conference schedule with a trip to Delaware on Tuesday night. First serve with the Blue Hens is set for 7 p.m.