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    Aug. 30, 1997

    Northwestern Wins 1997 Wyndham Garden Wolfpack Challenge

    RALEIGH, N.C. - Northwestern University defeated Akron, Georgetown and NC State to win the Wyndham Garden Labor Day Wolfpack Challenge. The two-day tournament was held at Reynolds Coliseum, home of the NC State Wolfpack.

    Georgetown received second place honors with a 2-1 record, while Akron concluded the tournament 1-2. NC State took fourth place with an 0-3 record.

    The Wildcat's Jessica Holloway captured the Tournament MVP honors and fellow teammate Carmen Burbach earned all-tournament honors. Also making the all tournament team were Elisa Davidson and Kiran Gill (Georgetown), Brooke Santek (Akron) and Laura Kimbrell (NC State).

    Friday's results:
    Northwestern defeated Akron: 15-7, 10-15, 15-12, 15-1
    Georgetown defeated NC State: 15-11, 10-15, 15-13, 11-15, 15-17

    Saturday's results:
    Northwestern defeated Georgetown: 15-8, 7-15, 15-8, 15-5
    Akron defeated NC State: 12-15, 11-15, 15-11, 12-15
    Georgetown defeated Akron: 15-9, 15-9, 15-10
    Northwestern defeated NC State: 5-15, 6-15, 15-8, 13-15