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Morrisville State volleyball drops two in AMCC-NEAC

BUFFALO, N.Y. – The Morrisville State College women’s volleyball team opened the 2012 season with two losses Saturday afternoon, falling by match scores of 3-0 to both Hilbert College and D’Youville College in the Alleghany Mountain Collegiate Conference (AMCC) – North Eastern Athletic Conference (NEAC) Challenge held at D’Youville.

In the first of the day, Hilbert claimed the win with set scores of 25-13, 25-16
and 25-13 over the Mustangs. Allegra Johnson led Hilbert with 10 kills and six
digs, while teammate Shannon Memminger registered 22 assists and six service
aces.

Tiffany Jones-Maxwell (Hamilton, N.Y.) and Dayna Scurry (Brooklyn, N.Y.) each
tallied four kills in Morrisville State’s efforts, while Alexis Hansen (Taberg, N.Y.) posted nine defensive digs.

In the second match of the day, D’Youville claimed the 3-0 victory with set scores
of 25-15, 25-15 and 26-24.

Molly Minkiewicz posted 11 kills for the Spartans in the win, with Natalie Rieman
assisting 17. Lara Svensson had a team high eight defensive digs for D’Youville.

Scurry led the Mustangs with nine kills; while Jones-Maxwell added seven with
Lindsay Easterly (Cazenovia, N.Y.) registering 20 assists.

Kylie Murphy (Nichols, N.Y.) led Morrisville State’s defensive efforts with 12 digs in the match.

Morrisville State returns to the court Saturday, Sep. 15 traveling to Paul Smith College.

Morrisville State College sets the world in motion for students. Curriculums are enriched
with applied learning and pave the way for opportunity at both the Morrisville
and Norwich campuses. An action-oriented, interactive learning lab, the college
is a national leader in technology. Lauded for its exemplary, innovative and
effective community service programs, the college was named to the 2012 President’s
Higher Community Service Honor Roll. Visit www.morrisville.edu to experience, Morrisville in motion