Volleyball Drops First Two at Stevens Ducks Classic
|In Progress - 3rd||1||2||3||4||5||T|
|York (Pa.) (2-9)||16||20||19||0|
2 Players (#14, #19 - 10)
B: Melissa Patterson - 3
D: Allie Donahue - 12
SA: Melissa Patterson - 1
Kathryn Montemurro - 10
B: Chastity Hopkins - 3
D: 2 Players (#1, #9 - 10)
SA: Allison Coleman - 5
|TEAM STATISTICS||York (Pa.)||Swarthmore|
|York (Pa.) (2-10)||20||16||25||16||1|
Jessica Moyer - 12
B: Melissa Patterson - 7
D: Ashley Rineman - 20
SA: Katie Huston - 2
Maggie Kowalska - 14
B: Jillian Barrett - 5
D: Samantha Gates - 12
SA: Maggie Kowalska - 5
|TEAM STATISTICS||York (Pa.)||Stevens|
HOBOKEN, NJ – The York College volleyball squad dropped a pair of matches during the opening day of the Stevens Ducks Classic in Hoboken, N.J. on Friday night. The Spartans fell to Swarthmore 3-0, and Stevens 3-1.
The Spartans are now 2-10 overall while Swarthmore improves to 6-1 overall and the Ducks stand at 1-9.
In the Swartmore game, the Garnet earned a win by scores of 25-16, 25-20, and 25-19. The duo of Dani Mastroieni (Chalfont, Pa./Gwynedd Mercy Academy) and Jessica Moyer (Reading, Pa./Holy Name) paced the Spartan offense with 10 kills each. Moyer contributed 10 digs for the double-double while Mastroieni chipped in with eight digs.
Sophomore Katie Huston (Ellicott City, Md./Mount Hebron) had a very efficient offense match with eight kills and one error in 13 attempts, good for a blistering .538 attack percentage. Freshman setter Allie Donahue (Harrisburg, Pa./Central Dauphin) handed out 21 assists while she also had 12 digs.
Against Stevens, the Ducks posted the win by scores of 25-20, 25-16, 18-25, 25-16. Moyer recorded a team-high 12 kills and added 10 digs to pace the Green and White. Huston had another solid match in the attack with 11 kills and a .310 attack percentage.
Senior Ashley Rineman (Hanover, Pa./Delone Catholic) had a match-high 20 digs while Donahue contributed 29 assists and 13 digs. Mastroieni added 10 digs and seven kills for the Spartans. Senior Melissa Patterson (Edgewater, Md./South River) had a career-high four solo blocks while she added three block assists and five kills for York.
The Spartans return to action on Saturday when they face Buffalo State at 12:00 pm followed by a contest against Kean at 2:00 pm.
Jessica Moyer photo courtesy of Scott Guise - Director of Athletic Communications