SANBORN, N.Y. - Oct. 29 - The Erie Community College volleyball team won its first two matches Saturday in the Region III Tournament at Niagara County Community College. The Kats, the nation's eighth-ranked team, improved to 28-3 and qualified for Sunday's semifinals. ECC, the pool's top seed, will play Broome Community College at 11 a.m. in a semifinal contest.
Freshman outside hitter Susan Muldoon (Buffalo/Mt. Mercy Academy) made 17 kills and eight aces in the Kats' win over Adirondack Community College. Ashley Viengmay (Cheektowaga, N.Y./Maryvale) added nine digs while Rylie Bean (Hamburg, N.Y./Frontier) had five blocks.
In the win over Alfred State, Muldoon made 15 kills, four blocks and three aces while Bean had 14 digs and three blocks.
Bean had 17 kills and Viengmay added 13 digs in the win over Finger Lakes CC.