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AU volleyball team ends season with sweep of home tri-match

ALFRED, NY - The Alfred University volleyball team wrapped up its 2011 season by sweeping contests against Cazenovia and Penn State-Abington in a home tri-match Saturday afternoon in the McLane Center.

AU (10-17) defeated Cazenovia 3-0 (25-20, 25-16 and 27-25) and beat Penn State-Abington 3-0 (25-14, 25-9, 25-12).

In the win over Cazenovia, senior Emily Crosby (Fairport, NY/Fairport) had 12 kills eight digs and a block and sophomore Chelsea Hall (Grand Island, NY/Grand Island) had 12 kills, six digs, two service aces and a block to pace AU. Sophomore Kelsey Brand (Elmira, NY/Elmira Free Academy) had seven kills and five blocks; sophomore Brittany Anselment (Baldwinsville, NY/C.W. Baker) had 18 digs; sophomore Samantha Wood (Newfield, NY/Newfield) had four kills and seven blocks; and sophomore Janelle Gallipeau (Rochester, NY/Greece Olympia) had 26 assists and nine digs.

Hall had nine kills, nine digs and two service aces in the win over Abington. Wood added seven kills and four aces; Crosby had five kills and 10 digs; Anselment had 17 digs; and Gallipeau had 13 assists and seven digs.