Volleyball Remains Unbeaten in MASCAC with 3-1 Victory over MCLA

Andressa Fernandes
Andressa Fernandes

North Adams, Mass. – The Framingham State University volleyball team remained unbeaten in Massachusetts State Collegiate Athletic Conference (MASCAC) action this season with a 3-1 victory of the MCLA Trailblazers this evening.

The Trailblazers fall to 3-10 on the year and 0-3 in the conference, while the Rams climb to 13-4 overall and 3-0 in the MASCAC.

Framingham came out strong winning a close game one 25-22. The Rams were led by freshman Danielle Girard (Tivoli, NY) who had four kills on eight attempts with one assist and four digs.

Game two ended in the Trailblazers favor 25-22, behind a strong performance by senior Kendra Hobbs who had two blocks and an ace.

The Trailblazers did not stop fighting, but lost games three and four 25-20 and 25-21.

Offensively the Rams were led by two-time MASCAC Player of the Week junior Andressa Fernandes (Framingham, Mass.) who had 14 kills on 41 attempts with six digs in the match, while teammate Kassandra Jermyn (Suburn, Mass.) dished out 32 assists.  Girard and sophomore Ashley Nee (Hanson, Mass.) also recorded double digit kills with 13 apiece.

Junior Kelley Bryant stood out once again on the defensive side for the Trailblazers collecting 14 digs.  Anelica Perfido finished the match with 11 kills on 31 attempts with eight digs.

MCLA returns to action this coming weekend when they host Kean College, SUNY Cobleskill and Daniel Webster first match starting at 11 a.m., while the Rams travel to Curry College on Saturday for a tri-match with Wentworth.


Release courtesy of MCLA Sports Information.