Volleyball wins Regional Title

The Women's Volleyball team hosted Mercyhurst NE in the Region III, Division II Championship finals on Tuesday night. Genesee won the title beating Mercyhurst in three with scores of 25-13, 25-14, and 25-10.

The Women’s Volleyball team hosted Mercyhurst NE in the Region III, Division II Championship finals on Tuesday night. Genesee won the title beating Mercyhurst in three with scores of 25-13, 25-14, and 25-10. Genesee (34-8) got off to a good start with Mikela Caseria's (Mililani, HI) crisp serving and 12 assists. Genesee also got good production from Sarah Ward (Rochester, NY) producing 14 kills and five digs. While Maria Antsupova (Ozersk, Russia) and Kristie Barger (Lima, NY) took control of the first two games with eight kills/two aces and 14 digs respectfully.
Mercyhurst got off to a great start in the third game rallying to a 7-2 lead, whereupon Kristie Barger entered the game with great serving to put GCC back into the game. Mercyhurst again took the lead and with GCC down 7-8 Shelly Fuller (Trumansburg, NY) entered the game and served 12 consecutive points to place GCC comfortably in the lead. Additionally, Fuller had 12 assists and four aces in the match. Maria Anstupova finished the match by serving two aces.
Region III, Division II All-tournament team honors went to Paige Tilert, Mikela Caseria Maria Anstupova, and Sarah Ward. Additionally, Sarah Ward was named the tournament MVP.
Please come out and support your cougars on the weekend of the November 6th as Genesee will host the District Championships.
 

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