Siena Volleyball Advances to Play #1 Manhattan in MAAC Tournament

Nov. 17, 2002

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Lauren Weber led a balanced Siena attack with 21 kills as Siena defeated Marist three games to two in the first round of the MAAC Volleyball Champiosnhips Sunday afternoon at Disney's Wide World of Sports Complex in Orlando. The Saints, who entered the Tournament as the #9 seed, advance top meet top seeded Manhattan at 6 p.m. this evening.

Siena won the first game 30-26 and the third 30-25, but dropped the second (30-19) and the fourth (30-24). The Saints rallied to take the decisive fifth game 16-14 after defending a match point./ Junior Kerry Pease collected the final two points on serve, including a service ace to end the match.

Seniors Jennifer Corkum and Marissa Gregg chipped in 15 and 13 kills respectively for teh victors. Classmate Kerrie McHugh collected 49 assists.