Alumni Update – Katie Palkovic (Westminster)

Written by Drew Karpen on .

Fourth-seeded Westminster College claimed an opening-round victory on Tuesday in the 2013 PrPalkovic Westminsteresidents' Athletic Conference Women's Volleyball Championship Tournament.

Westminster (26-8) was forced to overcome an opening-set loss to fifth-seeded Saint Vincent College (16-16) before securing a 3-2 victory inside Buzz Ridl Gymnasium in New Wilmington, Pa.

Westminster will meet top-seeded Bethany College (27-9) in the championship tournament's first semifinal (6 p.m.) Friday at Bethany's Hummel Fieldhouse.

Senior setter Katie Palkovic, a Trinity graduate, led the Titan offense with a match- and season-high 51 assists.

(photo courtesy of Westminster College)