Crusaders Wrap-Up League Play with Twentieth Win of 2010

Crusaders Wrap-Up League Play with Twentieth Win of 2010

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KINGS POINT, N.Y. – The Susquehanna women’s volleyball team concluded regular-season conference play with a 3-0 win over USMMA on Sunday afternoon at the Landmark Conference Round Robin Tournament in Kings Point. Susquehanna defeated USMMA in straight sets: 25-8, 25-18, 25-17.

SU has clinched the No. 2 seed in the Landmark Tournament and will play the winner of the Nov. 3 quarterfinal match between Scranton and Catholic in the semifinal round on Nov. 7, hosted by No. 1 seed Juniata.

The win was SU’s (20-10, 5-1) 20th of the fall and fifth in league play as the Crusaders finished with a 5-1 record against league opponents.

In the win, Emily Carson (Caldwell, N.J./James Caldwell) again led the team in kills with eight while contributing 15 digs as SU boasted a team attack percentage of .326.

Kaylee Monga (Rockaway, N.J./Morris Knolls) also had a solid all-around performance with seven kills and five total blocks (two solo, three assisted).

Shona St. Angelo (Manorville, N.Y./Eastport-South Manor) was the team leader in assists with 17 while Kelly O’Brien (Mastic, N.Y./Eastport-South Manor) racked up a team-best 19 digs.

Next match: Oct. 23 at the Elizabethtown Tournament (11 a.m. and 3 p.m.)