Women’s Volleyball Travels To Division-Leading Nyack Saturday

Women’s Volleyball Travels To Division-Leading Nyack Saturday

BRONXVILLE, N.Y. – The Concordia College (N.Y.) volleyball team hits the road on Saturday, Oct. 13 to take on Central Atlantic Collegiate Conference (CACC) foe Nyack College. First serve for the North Division matchup is scheduled for 1 p.m.

Match Information: Nyack
Date: 
Saturday, Oct. 13 2018 | 1 p.m.
Location:
Nyack, N.Y. | Bowman Gym
All-Time Series: Nyack leads 17-8
Last Time: Nyack, 3-1 (Sept. 5, 2018)
Media Coverage: Live Stats 

About the Clippers
Concordia (0-14, 0-11 CACC) travels to the North Division leader after a 3-1 setback against Post on Tuesday, Oct. 9. The Clippers average 8.98 kills on a .089 hitting percentage with 15.13 digs, 8.25 assists, 1.81 service aces and 1.02 blocks.

Junior right-side hitter Tatienne Tugade-Sua (Kalihi, Hawaii) paces the Clippers, and ranks ninth in the CACC, with 3.69 digs per set on top of 2.24 kills. Freshman outside hitter Nilka Rivera (Bayamon, Puerto Rico) leads the Clippers' offense with 2.30 kills and 0.38 service aces while senior setter Bianca Ortiz (Ponce, Puerto Rico) dishes out 5.90 assists and senior middle blocker Lauren Peters (Monterey Park, Calif.) records a team-best 0.59 blocks.

About the Warriors
Nyack (9-11, 8-4 CACC) travels to Mercy before hosting the Clippers in a non-conference matchup on Friday, Oct. 12 while riding a three-match win streak that propelled the Warriors atop the CACC North Division standings. The Warriors average 10.42 kills on a .137 clip with 14.83 digs, 9.57 assists, 1.64 service aces and 1.20 blocks.

Larreya Hayden leads the offense with 2.76 kills, getting her feeds from Rachel Medin who cracks the top-five of the league in assists per set with 7.83 to go with a team-best 0.32 service aces. British Dawson anchors the defense with 3.83 digs, eighth-best average in the conference, while Kyra Zuhike blocks the 10th-most attempts in the league at 0.74.

Up Next
Concordia travels to Mercy for a non-conference contest on Tuesday, Oct. 16 at 7 p.m. before returning to the Meyer Athletic Center to take on Holy Family University on Wednesday, Oct. 17 at 6 p.m.

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