Orangeburg, N.Y. (10/3/17) The Dominican College women's volleyball team suffered a 3-0 setback to the visiting Cougars of Caldwell University this evening in a Central Atlantic Collegiate Conference (CACC) match played on Coach Baxter Court in the Hennessy Center.
The Cougars took the match in consecutive sets by the scores of 25-13, 25-21, and 25-9.
Sophomores Deanna Knopf (Hauppauge, N.Y.) and Gabrielle Napoleon (Springfield, Pa.) each recorded six kills and combined for three service aces, while Napoleon had a .235 attack percentage and Knopf recorded a team best eight digs.
The second set was tied at 6-6 when Dominican (0-16, 0-7 CACC) went on a 6-2 run, capped off by a Napoleon service ace, to take a 12-8 advantage and later a 3-0 spurt would put them in front, 16-12. Caldwell would rally and with the set tied at 21-all, four straight Caldwell points led them to the set win and 2-0 match lead.
Chloe Kissner paced the Cougars with 11 kills. Jessica Mitchell added a night best 11 digs and Jordan Hoffman recorded 16 digs.
The Lady Chargers will travel to Concordia College this coming Friday night.