Lady Cougars Reach Finals of Oakland Tournament

The Genesee Community College women's volleyball team finished second over the weekend at the Oakland Tournament in Michigan. In pool play, the Lady Cougars defeated Delta College, Alpena College and Lake Michigan Community College while losing to Oakland Community College. In the quarterfinals, the team beat Sault College of Canada in straight sets. They also beat Ancilla College in two games in the semifinals. Delta got its revenge in the finals, beating the Lady Cougars in a tough 3 game match. Tracy Obonna and Candice Junor were selected to the all-tournament team. Obonna had 63 kills, 70 digs, and 8 solo blocks. Junor had 55 kills and 49 digs. Alicia Capparelli had 173 assists for the tournament.

On Thursday, Genesee beat Erie Community College 30-21, 30-17, and 30-21 to remain unbeaten in conference play. Capparelli had 32 assists and nine service aces. The team is now 25-11 overall.