Women’s Volleyball Drops Match to Gallaudet

Photo Courtesy of Ed Webber
Photo Courtesy of Ed Webber

AURORA, N.Y. -- The Keuka College Women's Volleyball lost on Friday night to Gallaudet University in an North Eastern Athletic Conference crossover match hosted by Wells College.

Meghan Calhoun and Lauren Moelbert led Keuka with five kills apiece. Rachel Elliot and Katelyn Warren each added four kills for the Wolfpack. Kate Burke led the defensive efforts with 15 digs. Calhoun also added 10 digs and Warren assisted on four blocks.

Keuka College (3-11, 1-3 NEAC) fell behind early in the first set to Gallaudet (10-4, 4-0 NEAC). The Bison controlled the opening two sets as Keuka only totaled a combined six kills in the 25-14 and 25-16 losses. The Wolfpack got out to a fast start in the third set. They controlled play early on and built their lead to 14-6. Gallaudet continued to fight. The used quick rallies to work the margin down, tying the set at 22-22. Keuka responded and the teams traded points, tying the set at every increment from 23 to 32. With the set tied 32-32, the Bison got a kill and a Wolfpack error to win the set 34-32 and the match three sets to none.

The Wolfpack will continue the NEAC crossover weekend at Wells on Saturday. They will then take on hosts Wells College at 12pm and face conference rivals Cazenovia College at 2pm.