|MCLA Volleyball Drops Two Non-League Matches|
|10:16PM / Saturday, October 20, 2018|
NEWTON, Mass. -- The MCLA volleyball dropped a pair of matches Saturday, falling to Simmons College, 3-0, in the opener before suffering a 3-1 defeat to host Lasell College in non league action.
In the opener against the Sharks, the Trailblazers fell by scores of 25-11, 29-27, and 25-20.
Reagan Scattergood paced the Trailblazers with six kills while Tessa Sestito notched 13 assists. The Trailblazers were hampered offensively with 16 attack errors and an additional 8 service errors.
In the second match, Lasell took the opening set, 25-17, before dropping a 26-24 decision in the second. They closed out MCLA (7-16), though, with a 25-17 and 25-19 wins in the third and fourth sets to earn the win.
Ahna Schlaefer and Alyssa Keegan each had a great afternoon match with 11 kills each. Tessa Sestito dished out 31 assists for MCLA. The Trailblazers had three players record double digit digs as Natasha Stewart, Manigbas, and Sara LaFreniere ended with 15, 14, and 10 respectively.
The Trailblazers are back in action on Tuesday when they head to Cobleskill for another non conference matchup with the Fighting Tigers.
SALEM, Mass - Taylor Capozzi's two-goal, one assist effort helped the Salem State Vikings defeat the MCLA Trailblazers, 4-0, on Saturday.
For MCLA (5-10, 1-5 MASCAC), Hoosac Valley alumna Megan Richardson saved six shots for the match.
The Trailblazers head to Rivier on Wednesday in non league action.