AU Press Releases

Ithaca blanks AU at Empire 8 volleyball tournament

PITTSFORD, NY -- The Alfred University volleyball team lost 3-0 to Ithaca Saturday morning at the Empire 8 Conference Crossover Tournament, hosted by Nazareth College.

The Saxons (3-23, 0-7 E8) lost by scores of 25-17, 25-23 and 25-11. Senior Paige Jensen (Weiser, ID/Weiser) had nine kills and seven digs for AU, and senior Chelsea Hall (Grand Island, NY/Grand Island) had six kills, six digs and a pair of blocks.

Senior Janelle Gallipeau (Rochester, NY/Greece Olympia) had 18 assists; senior Core' Oppliger (Neuchatel, Switzerland) had three kills and three blocks; and junior Taylor Kiernan (Patchogue, NY/Patchogue-Medford) had 12 digs.

AU wraps up tournament play at 12:30 p.m. today against Nazareth.