Chargers Down Wolves in Straight Sets

Christian Nickerson (1) had a pair of blocks for Keuka College on Friday
Christian Nickerson (1) had a pair of blocks for Keuka College on Friday

LANCASTER, Pa. — The Keuka College Men's Volleyball team lost straight sets in a North Eastern Athletic Conference match at Lancaster Bible College on Friday night.

Chris Corcoran had 14 assists for Keuka College (6-15, 2-5 NEAC). Christian Nickerson finished with a pair of blocks for Keuka and JP Nery led the team with five kills.

Lancaster Bible College 3 vs. Keuka College 0 – 25-10, 25-14, 25-18

The Chargers slowly built their lead throughout the first set. A 6-0 run by Lancaster Bible extended their lead to 20-7. The Wolves had 10 errors and just three kills in the frame as Keuka lost the opening set 25-10.

Keuka College kept it close as a kill by JP Nery cut the deficit to two points at 9-7. However, Lancaster Bible would go on to score 10 of the next 11 points to extend their margin. The Chargers took a 2-0 lead in the match with a 25-14 second set victory.

After Keuka scored the opening point, Lancaster Bible College converted eight straight to take the lead. The Chargers would ride that momentum to a 25-18 victory, sweeping the match 3-0.

KC Notes:

  • The loss levels the all-time series with Lancaster Bible College at 6-6
  • The Chargers have won the last three meetings
  • Connor Gail broke a tie with Aaron Brill and now stands in fifth place alone with 230 kills this season
  • Gail also surpassed the 300 dig plateau for his career

Up Next for Keuka College: The Wolves will play their final game of the regular season on Saturday in New Jersey. Keuka College will play at the College of St. Elizabeth at noon. It will be the first ever meeting between the Wolves and the Eagles.