Women's Volleyball Splits At Wellesley Tri-Match

WELLESLEY, Mass. - The SUNY Geneseo women's volleyball team split a tri-match, hosted by Wellesley (Mass.), Saturday. The Knights fell to the host Blue, 3-0 (25-22, 25-11, 25-22) before bouncing back to defeate Plymouth State (N.H.), 3-1 (28-26, 18-25, 25-16, 25-20).

GENESEO LEADERS

Wellesely 3, Geneseo 0 (25-22, 25-11, 25-22)
Kills: Abby May 6, Maddie McLaughlin 6, Grace Cergol 5
Digs: Sam Mendelsohn 17, Alexandra Frank 14
Assists: Emily Ast 18
Service Aces: Mendelsohn 4
Blocks: Kiersten Colvin 3

Geneseo 3, Plymouth St. 1 (28-26, 18-25, 25-16, 25-20)
Kills: May 12, Bridget Lougen 11
Digs: Mary Saladino 18, Frank 16
Assists: Morgan Michalski 32
Service Aces: Frank 3
Blocks: Kat Vernon 7, Colvin 4

MATCH NOTES

  • Geneseo (17-7) saw its six-match win-streak come to an end with the Wellesley loss, but is still 7-1 in its last eight matches.
  • Mendelsohn moved into fourth place in the Geneseo record books with 1,270 career digs to date.
  • Vernon's seven blocks (3 solo, 4 assisted) were a career-high.

WHAT'S NEXT

Geneseo hosts the final SUNYAC Pool Play of the fall, facing Plattsburgh on Friday (Oct. 19) at 5:00 p.m. before taking on New Paltz (12:00 p.m.) and Fredonia (2:30 p.m.) on Saturday (Oct. 20). Geneseo and New Paltz are currently tied atop the SUNYAC standings with 6-0 records followed by Fredonia at 5-1.