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AU drops pair in day two of Brockport volleyball tournament

ALFRED, NY — The Alfred University volleyball lost a pair of 3-0 decisions Saturday at the SUNY Brockport Invitational Tournament. The Saxons (1-14) lost to Hilbert (25-14, 25-21, 26-24) and Brockport (25-18, 25-19, 25-16).


In the loss to Hilbert, junior Chelsea Hall (Grand Island, NY/Grand Island) led AU with seven kills and nine digs. Junior Paige Jensen (Weiser, ID/Weiser) had 12 digs and juniors Janelle Gallipeau (Rochester, NY/Greece Olympia) and Tara Barone (Derby, NY/Lake Shore) had 10 and seven assists, respectively.


In the match against Brockport, sophomore Laura Brennan (Mansfield, PA/Mansfield) had five kills for the Saxons. Sophomore Taylor Kiernan (Patchogue, NY/Patchogue-Medford) had 11 digs; junior Samantha Wood (Newfield, NY/Newfield) had three blocks; and Gallipeau had nine assists.


Hall and Wood were named to the All-Tournament Team.


Alfred is in action next on Monday, Oct. 1, at 7 p.m. at Keuka.