September 4, 2010

Volleyball Drops Finale at Buffalo Tournament to Host Bulls, 3-0

The Central Connecticut volleyball team dropped to 1-2 on the season with a 3-0 loss to the University at Buffalo. The match was the third and final for Central at the Buffalo Tournament. On Friday they topped Delaware State before losing their first match of the season to Navy. Maite Mendizabal led the offense with 10 kills for Central in the loss.

The Blue Devils dropped all three sets by identical scores, 30-14, to fall to 1-2 on the season.

The home Bulls hit .354 in the victory, with 47 kills against only 12 errors. Dana Musil had 12 kills and Lindsey Schlegel added 24 assists in the win.

Mendizabal's 10 kills were a team-high for the Blue Devils. Senior Amanda Bayer added 14 assists.

Kaitlin Petrella was named to the All-Tournament Team for the Blue Devils.

Central will return to action next weekend at the Brown Tournament on Sept. 17 and 18.