GANSEVOORT, N.Y. – The North Eastern Athletic Conference (NEAC) has announced its 2016 Women’s Volleyball All-Conference selections. SUNY Poly fared well in the selection process garnering three All-Conference Selections and a Coach of the Year Selection for Coach Dan Liberto.
GANSEVOORT, N.Y. - SUNY Poly’s Ryenn Smith (Lyons, N.Y.) has been named the NEAC Offensive Player of the Week for the week of October 24th to the 30th. An excerpt from the NEAC press release about Smith’s selection can be found below.
ALFRED, N.Y. – The SUNY Poly women’s volleyball team finished their season on a high note this weekend with two wins over Alfred and Oswego. The Wildcats beat Alfred in a back and forth five set match in their first game on Saturday and won in four sets in their second match of the day against Oswego.
GANSEVOORT, N.Y. - SUNY Poly setter Sydney Johnson (Nine Mile Falls, Wash.) has been named the NEAC Offensive Player of the Week for the week of October 17th to the 23rd. An excerpt from the NEAC press release about Johnsons selection can be found below.
MARCY, N.Y. – The SUNY Poly Wildcats won out this weekend to secure the top seed in the NEAC and the right to host the NEAC Championship Tournament. The Wildcats won their final three NEAC games against Cazenovia, Wells, and Keuka. This is the second time in as many years that the Wildcats finish as the one seed and host the Championship.
MARCY, N.Y. – The SUNY Poly women’s volleyball team hosted three non-conference matches this past weekend. On Friday the Wildcats hosted SUNY Geneseo and on Saturday they hosted Nazareth and SUNY New Paltz. The Wildcats came out of the three games without a win but gained valuable experience in the hardest games of their 2016 schedule.
MARCY, N.Y. – The SUNY Poly women’s volleyball team hosted Hartwick on Wednesday in a non-conference game at the Wildcat Field House. The Wildcats and the Hawks fought back and forth in the five set match, but ultimately the Hawks were victorious 3-2 (25-18, 23-25, 15-25, 25-21, 15-9).
READING, Pa. – The SUNY Poly women’s volleyball team traveled to Pennsylvania this past weekend for the third of four NEAC Crossover weekends of the 2016 season. The Wildcats went 3-0 with wins over Lancaster Bible, Penn College, and Penn State Berks.
MARCY, N.Y. – The Wildcats hosted Bard on Tuesday evening in a non-conference match. The Wildcats took the raptors down with ease beating them in three sets 25-16, 25-16, 25-15. The Wildcats hit .228 as a team and had eight total blocks in the match.
COBLESKILL, N.Y. – The SUNY Poly women's volleyball team traveled to Cobleskill this past weekend to participate in their first NEAC Crossover event of the season. The Wildcats went 3-1 in their four games with wins over Gallaudet, Wilson, and Cobleskill. The Wildcats lone loss was to Morrisville State in five sets 2-3.
MARCY, N.Y. - The SUNY Poly women’s volleyball team hosted Sage College on Wednesday in a non-conference match. The Wildcats were beaten in five sets after a closely contested back-and-forth match. Neither team hit particularly well in the match, Sage mustering just a .074 hitting percentage and SUNY Poly with just a .071 percentage. The final score was 3-2 in favor of the Gators [18-25, 25-15, 20-25, 25-19, 15-17]
ROCHESTER, N.Y. - The Wildcats traveled to Rochester this weekend to attend the University of Rochester Invitational. The Wildcats played three matches in the tournament against Rochester, Brockport State, and St. John Fisher. Unfortunately the Wildcats came up empty, losing all three matches.
MARCY, N.Y. - The SUNY Poly Wildcats beat local rival Utica College on Wednesday night 3-0 [25-19, 25-20, 25-14]. The Wildcats out played the Pioneers on all fronts hitting nearly .200 as a team and holding a 15-1 margin on service aces. The only advantage for Utica was in the middle where the Pioneers registered four total blocks to the Wildcats two.
GANSEVOORT, N.Y. - The SUNY Poly Wildcats have been voted 2nd in the annual North Eastern Athletic Conference’s (NEAC) Women’s Volleyball Preseason Poll. The Wildcats earned 157 points in the poll, just three points behind the defending NEAC Champion Gallaudet Bison. The Wildcats received five first place votes in the poll which surveyed the 14 head coaches of the NEAC member institutions. The first ranked Bison received eight.