Cochran had a team-best 28 kills as the Central Connecticut
volleyball team split a pair of matches on the first of the
University at Buffalo Tournament on Friday. They topped Delaware
State 3-2 in the first match of the day and came back from down two
sets to one to earn the victory. They dropped a 3-0 decision to
Navy in the second match. The Blue Devils will play the host
Bulls on Saturday at 5 p.m. on Saturday.
Cochran led the Blue Devils with 19 kills in the first match of the day, a 3-2 win over Delaware State. The Blue Devils trailed two sets to one before winning sets four and five to claim their first victory of the season.
Blaike King added 14 kills against just four errors in the victory, as the Blue Devils had 51 kills and hit .156 as a team. Senior captain Amanda Bayer had 40 assists in the match and added 21 digs.
Kaitlin Petrella had 24 digs to lead the Blue Devils defensively.
Down two sets to one the Blue Devils won game four 25-18 and then came from behind in the fifth set to win 15-12. It was the first match of the season for Central, while Delaware St. fell to 2-3.
In the second match of the day the Blue Devils dropped a 3-0 decision to Navy, falling to 1-1 on the season. Cochran again led the offense with nine kills, but the Blue Devils had 29 errors to go along with their 29 kills. Bayer had 21 assists and Petrella added 19 digs defensively.
The Blue Devils will finish play at Buffalo by playing the host Bulls at 5 p.m. on Saturday.
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November 10, 2010 Volleyball Falls to Sacred Heart in Five Sets
November 6, 2010 Volleyball Defeats Fairleigh Dickinson 3-2
November 5, 2010 Volleyball Falls to St. Francis (NY)
October 31, 2010 Blue Devil Volleyball Drops St. Francis in Five Sets
October 30, 2010 Volleyball Falls to Robert Morris in Five Sets
October 27, 2010 Women's Volleyball Wins Second Straight, 3-1, on the Road at Bryant
October 23, 2010 Volleyball Downs Quinnipiac 3-0
October 16, 2010 Volleyball Drops 3-0 Decision at Long Island on Saturday Afternoon
October 6, 2010 2010 CCSU Volleyball Media Guide
October 3, 2010 Robert Morris Hands Volleyball 3-1 Loss on Sunday in Pittsburgh
September 26, 2010 Volleyball Falls to Fairleigh Dickinson 3-1
September 25, 2010 Volleyball Defeats Bryant in Three Sets
September 22, 2010 Volleyball Drops Three Set Match on the Road at Holy Cross
September 18, 2010 Volleyball Drops a Pair vs. Rhode Island and Brown at Brown Invitational
September 17, 2010 Volleyball Drops Match Against Boston College on Friday at Brown
September 15, 2010 Blue Devils Drop 3-1 Decision at Hartford on Wednesday Night in Volleyball
September 11, 2010 Volleyball Splits on Final Day at Columbia Tournament
September 10, 2010 Volleyball Drops Match to Iona at Columbia Tournament
September 4, 2010 Volleyball Drops Finale at Buffalo Tournament to Host Bulls, 3-0
September 3, 2010 Volleyball Opens Season With a Split on Friday at Buffalo Tournament