Volleyball Opens the Season with a Split on the Road

CONTACT: Justin Hoyt, (518) 629-7898,
FOR RELEASE: Immediate, Saturday, September 3, 2016

The Hudson Valley Community College volleyball team (1-1) lost to Suffolk County Community College (20-15, 17-25 and 12-25), but came back later in the day and defeated Hostos Community College (25-19, 11-25, 17-25, 25-23 and 15-9).

Danielle Pardo (Averill Park/Averill Park) led the team on the day with 32 assists, 9 kills, 8 digs and three aces. Emily Schumaker (Waterford-Halfmoon/Waterford) recorded 15 digs and 6 kills and aces, and Megan Persons (Chatham/Nassau) added 15 assists, 9 kills and eight digs.

The women host North Country on Wednesday at 6 p.m.