November 21, 2011

Cochran Earns NEC All-Tournament Honors

Junior Emily Cochran has earned another postseason honor from the Northeast Conference.  She has been selected to the All-Tournament team for her performance in the Blue Devils' semifinal loss to Sacred Heart on Saturday.  Cochran was named Second Team All-NEC on Friday evening.

Cochran registered 18 kills and 13 digs in the four set loss to Sacred Heart.  She also contributed four blocks and recorded an ace in the match.  The Blue Devils played with the Pioneers for four sets in a back and forth match, but Sacred Heart prevailed and then went on to win the NEC Championship.

The Blue Devils finished the season with a 20-11 record and earned the third seed in the NEC Tournament by virtue of an 11-5 record in NEC play.

Northeast Conference All-Tournament Team

Hannah Veith- Robert Morris

Emily Cochran- Central Connecticut State

Jessica Rice– Long Island

Hanna Gibeau – Long Island

Elise Sage – Sacred Heart

Kimmee Roleder – Sacred Heart*


*Denotes Tournament MVP