AU Press Releases

Lady Saxons compete at Oswego tri-match

OSWEGO, NY-  The Alfred University women’s volleyball team competed at the Oswego tri-match on the road, Saturday afternoon.

AU fell to Sage College, 3-1, taking the first set with scores of 25-23, 25-20, 25-15, and 25-16.   

Seniors Chelsea Hall (Grand Island, NY/Grand Island) (11 digs) and Paige Jensen (Weiser, ID/Weiser) (8 digs) led the team with 10 and eight kills. Senior Janelle Gallipeau (Rochester, NY/Greece Olympia) (34 assists) and junior Taylor Kiernan (Patchogue, NY/Patchogue-Medford) posted team-high 12 digs each. Seniors Kelsey Brand (Elmira, NY/Elmira Free Academy) and Core’ Oppliger (Neuchatel, Switzerland/Lycee Jean-Piaget) both had two blocks.

The Lady Saxons later dropped three sets to Oswego State (25-14, 25-11, 25-18).

Jensen and Oppliger led the team with two blocks. Seniors Samantha Wood (Newfield, NY/Newfield) and Kelly Bly (Waterford, NY/Mechanicville) earned three kills apiece.

Alfred (3-21-0, 0-5-0 Empire 8) heads to the Empire 8 tournament on Friday and Saturday, October 25th and 26th where they face Utica College, Ithaca College, and Nazareth College.