Volleyball Drops Opener in 5-Sets

CONTACT: Justin Hoyt, (518) 629-7898,
FOR RELEASE: Immediate, Sunday, August 24, 2014

The Hudson Valley Community College women’s volleyball team (0-1) lost to Paul Smith’s College (1-0) 25-15, 15-25, 16-25, 25-20, and 5-15 on Sunday evening.

The team battled back to force a fifth set after taking the opening one, but lost the final set, 5-15. Courtney Fennelly (Averill Park/Averill Park) led the team with 14 kills and added two blocks. Kelsey Bartus (West Seneca West/Orchard Park) recorded five kills and four blocks, while Julie Hulsebosch (Tamarac/Poestenkill) had a team-high 20 assists in the loss.

The women travel to Suffolk on September 6, for a match at 1 p.m.