Area athletes help Sage to victory

NORTH ADAMS, Mass. — Sage’s women’s volleyball team earned a road win over the Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts on Wednesday.

The Gators triumphed with a match score of 3-2 over MCLA, winning 25-18, 20-25, 25-17, 25-27, 15-11.

Junior middle hitter Miranda Nethaway, a Fonda Fultonville graduate, racked up eight kills with four digs, and six block assists. Nethaway leads the Gators with her 52 total blocks this fall, elevating her career total to 146 and puts her in sole possession of the No. 10 spot on the career block list at Sage.

Junior outside hitter Megan Ryder, a Broadalbin-Perth graduate, added eight kills with two aces, two block assists and an impressive 17 digs. She was also a perfect 25-0 in receiving attempts in the match. 

Freshman defensive specialist Kayla Weaver, a Broadalbin-Perth graduate, had 15 digs in the match with one ace and a kill.  

The Gators will return to action Saturday, hosting Alfred University and St. John Fisher College in an Empire 8 tri-match beginning at 11 a.m.


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