SANBORN, N.Y. - Sept. 29 - The Erie Community College volleyball team improved its record to 15-6 with three wins Saturday in Region III pod play at Niagara County CC. The Kats defeated Tompkins-Cortland CC, 25-21, 25-10, 25-12; Broome CC, 25-19, 25-16, 15-25, 25-9; and Corning CC, 25-17, 25-17, 25-27, 25-17. ECC is now 15-6 overall and 10-3 in Region III pod play.
Sophomore Katie Russi (Hamburg, N.Y./Frontier) led the Kats with 32 kills. Sophomore Rylie Bean (Hamburg, N.Y./Frontier) added 31 kills and a team-high 28 digs. Freshman Heather Slomba (Delevan, N.Y./Frontier) recorded 15 aces in the wins.
Russi and Bean combined for 15 kills and 18 digs in the win over Corning CC. Bean recorded five aces.
Against Broome CC, Bean recorded 17 kills while Russi added 10 kills and 11 digs. Slomba added nine aces.
In the three-set win over Tompkins-Cortland CC, Russi had 13 kills and four aces while Bean made 11 digs. Slomba recorded five aces.
The Kats will play at Jamestown CC at 6 p.m. Thursday.