Sage volleyball goes 0-2 at Skidmore
SARATOGA SPRINGS — The Sage Colleges’ women’s volleyball team traveled to Skidmore College to participate in the Thoroughbreds’ Invitational.
Skidmore collected a 3-0 win over Sage in the first match (25-16, 25-9, 25-12) and Lasell triumphed, 3-1 in the second match with the Gators (25-21, 25-21, 19-25, 25-15). . Against Skidmore, senior outside hitter Megan Ryder (Broadalbin-Perth) connected for four digs with one kills, while graduate player Miranda Nethaway (Fonda-Fultonville) added two kills.
Senior Desiree Suits (Fort Plain) had four digs with an ace and a kill for Sage and was 13-2 in receiving attempts for a .867 receiving percentage in the contest.
Against Lasell, Ryder added four kills and was a perfect 7-0 in receiving attempts with two digs and a block assist.
Nethaway is closing in on her 500th career kill as she boasts 491 and is currently 16th all-time on the Gator career kill list. She also has 216 career total blocks at Sage, which is fifth best as well.
Sage (4-16 overall) is back in action today, traveling to Massachusetts College of Liberal Arts for a 6 p.m. road match.