Wildcat spikers eat Sharks,
by Misty Volaski
Villanova's boys' volleyball season is off to a perfect start.
Out of six games, the Wildcats have won - you guessed it - six
games, for a 6-0 record overall this year.
And things seem to be getting even better. The Wildcats aced
the Malibu Sharks last Wednesday, winning each match, 15-8, 15-13,
Though Malibu came close at times, it was Villanova that had
the clear upper hand for the whole game.
Villanova's Cole Gibson, of this year's first-place basketball
team, topped Villanova with 17 kills and seven blocks.
Teammate Nate Langelier, also of Villanova's 2001-2002 basketball
team, followed close behind with 12 kills and four blocks. Setter
Ryo Kuwata kept up the pace, with 36 assists.
Chris Gerhart, a newcomer to the sport, had nine kills on the
"Surprisingly, it's his (Gerhart's) first year," coach
Jason Burt said of Gerhart. "He made some really good kills
Villanova will play today at home vs. Condor League rival Laguna
Blanca, junior varsity at 3 p.m. and varsity at 4 p.m.
© 2002 The Ojai Valley News
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