Philadelphia, Pa. - The Nyack College women's volleyball team will be opening the Central Atlantic Collegiate Conference (CACC) Tournament Tuesday night versus Holy Family University on the road at the Campus Center Gymnasium on the Holy Family University Campus. Match time is set for 7 p.m.
Tickets for the match are $6 for adults and $3 for children, senior citizens and students with valid ID. Children under the age of three are admitted free of charge.
#2S Holy Family (20-9, 15-4 CACC) vs. #3N Nyack (14-19, 12-7 CACC)
The Holy Family offense has been one of the most proficient in the CACC this season. The Tigers enter the postseason averaging 12.43 kills per set; second most in the CACC and are fourth in attack percentage at .175. Holy Family leads the conference in assists per set at 11.82 and has totaled 1,217 assists; second only to Nyack who has totaled 1,233. Chase Wassel leads the conference with 4.30 kills per set through the regular season. Natalie Stewart is second in the CACC with 9.76 assists per set and is fourth overall with 683 total assists. Kacie Brien is also among the conference leaders in assist as she is averaging 8.84 per set; fourth best in the CACC. Defensively, the Tigers have been just as efficient. Holy Family ranks second in the CACC with 17.00 digs per set and are eighth in total blocks with 1.38 per set.
Holy Family and Nyack have met 18 times dating back to the 2003 season. The Tigers are 11-7 versus the Warriors in the series after Nyack came away with a 3-2 victory earlier this season. This marks the first meeting between the two teams in the CACC Tournament.
S#4 Goldey-Beacom at N#1 Caldwell
N#3 Nyack at S#2 Holy Family
N#4 Bloomfield at S#1 Jefferson
S#3 Georgian Court at N#2 Post
Caldwell/Goldey-Beacom vs. Holy Family/Nyack
Jefferson/Bloomfield vs. Post/Georgian Court
Two Semifinal Winners - 12 p.m.