BATAVIA, N.Y. - Sept. 15 - The Erie Community College volleyball team's eight-match win streak came to an end Thursday night as the Kats fell 25-23, 25-16, 18-25 and 25-23 to NJCAA Division II member Genesee Community College in Western New York Athletic Conference play. The win was the fourth straight overall and third straight in Region III action for Genesee CC. ECC entered the contest 8-0 and ranked seventh in NJCAA Division III.
Freshman Rylie Bean (Hamburg, N.Y./Frontier) led the Kats with 19 kills. Classmate Katie Russi (Hamburg/Frontier) had a team-high 15 digs while sophomore Danielle Aurellio-Clark (Lancaster, N.Y./Lancaster) led with six service aces. Freshman Katlyn Murphy (Buffalo, N.Y./Mt. Mercy Academy) recorded three blocks.
The Kats, now 8-1, will play Adirondack Community College, Fulton-Montgomery Community College and Hudson Valley Community College Saturday at Fulton-Montgomery CC in Johnstown, N.Y.