The Central Connecticut State University volleyball team now
stands at 2-4 overall this season after earning a split in a pair
of matches on Saturday at the Columbia Tournament. The Blue Devils
dropped the first match 3-0 to the host Lions, before bouncing back
and topping Lafayette 3-1 in the nightcap before an impressive
The Blue Devils dropped the first match of the day, 3-0, to Columbia to fall to 1-4. They lost 25-15, 25-15 and 25-23. Sophomore Emily Cochran led the offense with eight kills for the Blue Devils, while teammates Tori Vaughan and Jamie Rademacher each added six. Senior Amanda Bayer had 24 assists while Cochran added 12 digs to lead the defense.
The second match of the day marked the second victory of the season for the Blue Devils, as they topped Lafayette 3-1.
As a team Central hit an impressive .256, with 52 kills against only 19 errors in the match. Cochran led the way with 21 kills and she hit .302.
Blaike King added 13 kills and Vaughan had eight in the win. Four Blue Devils had double-figure digs in the match, led by 15 from Cochran and 13 from King. Bayer's 35 assists paced the offense. Central won 19-25, 25-14, 25-10 and 25-14.
Cochran was named to the All-Tournament Team for the Blue Devils.
Central returns to action on Wednesday night playing on the road at the University of Hartford beginning at 7 p.m.
November 14, 2010 Volleyball Clinches NEC Tournament Berth With Four Set Win at Quinnipiac
November 13, 2010 Volleyball Tops Long Island 3-2 on Senior Day on Saturday
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