BRONXVILLE, N.Y. The Concordia College Clippers womens volleyball team defeated Bloomfield College 3-1 Tuesday to take their fourth Central Atlantic Collegiate Conference (CACC) match.
The visiting Deacons jumped out to a 13-3 lead and put the set away with a 25-9 before the Clippers responded. Concordia took the second set victory 25-13 to tie the match at 1-1. The third set had both teams playing to their strong points. Good ball movement and precise setting by the Clippers enabled them to win the third set, 25-22.
The Clippers built a seven-point lead midway through the final set and went on to score six straight points at the end, winning the set 25-15.
Junior Juliann Gillespie (Clarkston, Mi.) led the Clippers offense with 13 kills, while junior Olivia Thompson (Peoria, Az.) added nine kills. Sophomore Hillary Hoffman (East Meadow, N.Y.) recorded 31 assists, and senior Amanda Margedant (La Habra Heights, Ca.) and sophomore Irina Impellittiere (Cold Spring, N.Y.) each recorded 10 digs on the defensive end for Concordia.
The Clippers (4-16, 4-10 CACC) will host Post University this Thursday at 6 p.m. in the Meyer Athletic Center.
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