JAMESTOWN, NY - The Erie Community College Lady Kats competed in their final Region III Pod Play this year and lost two of three matches Saturday afternoon in Jamestown.
The Kats started off strongly as they defeated Cayuga CC 3-1 (26-24, 25-20, 16-25, 25-13). They received a tremendous offensive effort from Emilee Piechocki (Alexander, NY / Rochester) who finished this game with 15 kills and 25 digs. In addition, Zoey Jones (Delevan, NY / Pioneer) added 17 kills and 17 digs in the match as well.
The next two matches were more difficult as the Lady Kats struggled with offense and consistency. In the match versus Jefferson CC they lost 3-0 (24-26, 6-25, 17-25). Once again Jones helped offensively with 7 kills and 10 digs. Piechocki led the Lady Kats with 15 digs in the match.
Lastly, the Kats faced Onondaga CC and lost 3-0 (11-25, 11-25, 18-25). Piechocki once again led the Lady Kats with 12 digs in the match and Heather Slomba (Delevan, NY / Pioneer) added in eight digs as well.
The Lady Kats will finish their regular season Tuesday as they play Niagara College and then they will enter the Region III Play-in game on Wednesday.