Nyack Defeated by Le Moyne College in Queens Tri-Match

The Nyack Women's Volleyball team played in an away tri-match today against Queens and Le Moyne College. The Warriors lost in 3 against Le Moyne College but had an overall great game. The scores of the sets were as follows: 
Set 1: 25-17
Set 2: 25-22
Set 3: 25-23 

Le Moyne scored the first point of the first set but Nyack started off strong with a kills by Kirby Cuellar, Rachel Medin, and Paige Easley putting Nyack in the lead early on in the game. In the middle of the game Le Moyne began to creep ahead earning 3 points in a row, interrupted by an attack error, but then earning 5 more points in a row. Nyack didn't give up but they were unable to bridge the gap of points and lost the set to Le Moyne. 

Both teams started off strong in the second set staying steady and trading points until a score of 4-6 when Le Moyne earned 5 points in a row placing them in the lead. Nyack played even harder to catch up and was successful, at the score of 12-10, the Warriors scored seven points in a row featuring a kill and 3 aces by Bailey Medeiros. Nyack did not give up their lead until Le Moyne tied up the score at 20-20 with an error by Nyack. Both teams began to trade points but Le Moyne came out on top stealing the set from Nyack. 

The third and final set started with Le Moyne taking the first 2 points. Nyack scord their first point of the set on a kill by Kyra Zuhlke. Both teams started off strong and kept the momentum throughout the whole game. NYack was no more than 2 points behind Le Moyne. In the end Le Moyne came out on top taking the set and winning the match.

Warrior Highlights: Rachel Medin had 3 kills out of 7 total attemots with 0 errors. Her hitting percentage was a .429. She also had 20 assists and 2 service aces.

Up Next: The Warriors will compete in another away tri-match at the College of Saint Rose where they will play the host team as well LockHaven University. These matches will take place on Saturday September 14th at 1 and 3PM.