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AU volleyball team splits pair at home tri-match

ALFRED, NY - The Alfred University volleyball team split a pair of matches at an AU-hosted tri-match with Hilbert and Washington & Jefferson on Saturday, Sept. 17.

The Saxons fell 3-0 (25-23, 28-26, 25-19) to Hilbert before rebounding to blank Washington & Jefferson, 3-0 (25-23, 25-23, 25-22).

In the Hilbert match, sophomore Chelsea Hall (Grand Island, NY/Grand Island) led AU with six kills, seven digs and four solo blocks. Sophomore Samantha Wood (Newfield, NY/Newfield) had five kills and six blocks (four solo) and sophomore Janelle Gallipeau (Rochester, NY/Greece Olympia) had 21 assists.

Against Washington & Jefferson, Hall had 12 kills, a service ace, five digs and an assisted block; sophomore Paige Jensen (Weiser, ID/Weiser) had 11 kills, three service aces and four digs; senior Emily Crosby (Fairport, NT/Fairport) had three kills and 17 digs; and Gallipeau had 31 assists and six digs.

The Saxons are in action next on Thursday, Sept. 22, at 7 p.m. at Keuka.