BATAVIA, N.Y. - Oct. 20 - Rylie Bean and Katie Russi, sophomores on the Erie Community College volleyball team, were named to the All-Western New York Athletic Conference team Saturday, announced at the WNYAC Tournament. Bean was a first-team selection while Russi was named to the second team.
Bean (Hamburg, N.Y./Frontier) now has a school-record 418 kills on the season. In 2011, she was a first-team All-WNYAC selection and named the league's player of the year.
Russi (Hamburg, N.Y./Frontier) ranks among the ECC leaders in kills, hitting percentage and digs. She was a first-team All-WNYAC pick in 2011.
ECC, now 20-9, will next play Monroe CC, Jamestown CC and Herkimer County CC in three-set matches at the Region III Tournament at Niagara County CC in Sanborn, N.Y., Oct. 27. Action starts at 10 a.m. The top two teams from each division advances to the semifinals on Oct. 28.