Men’s Volleyball Places 3rd at Tip-Off Tournament

Junior Tom Campbell and the Keuka College men's volleyball team placed third during the two-day Johnson & Wales Tip-Off Tournament in Providence, R.I. (photo courtesy of Carly Volante, Keuka College Sports Information Department).
Junior Tom Campbell and the Keuka College men's volleyball team placed third during the two-day Johnson & Wales Tip-Off Tournament in Providence, R.I. (photo courtesy of Carly Volante, Keuka College Sports Information Department).

Freshman Tim Jackson (Farmington, N.Y./Victor) earned All-Tournament team honors during the season-opening Johnson & Wales (R.I.) University Tip-Off Tournament, but the Wolfpack were swept in two matches Saturday in Providence, R.I.

The Wolfpack (2-2) fell to Lasell College 25-22, 25-15 and 25-18 before falling to host Johnson & Wales by scores of 25-16, 25-18 and 25-20 on day two of the tournament.

Jackson compiled four kills in both of Saturday's matches and finished with 24 kills in the four matches to earn all-tournament team honors as the Wolfpack placed third in the six-team tournament.

Against Lasell, junior Connor Hinman (Lethbridge, Alberta/Catholic Central) added 7 kills with 6 digs and 2 aces, and freshman Aaron Brill (Rancho Palos Verdes, Calif./Palos Verdes) had six kills with two digs.

Junior Tom Campbell (Penfield, N.Y./Penfield) had four kills and classmate Josh Makin (Lethbridge, Alberta/Catholic Central) added four kills with three blocks in the loss to Lasell (4-0), which claimed the team championship.

Freshman Chris Corcoran (Big Flats, N.Y./Horseheads) handed out 19 assists with 3 digs and 2 blocks, and junior Cooper Lyon (Lethbridge, Alberta/Catholic Central) tallied 12 digs in the loss.

Taking on Johnson & Wales, Hinman recorded 7 digs with 6 kills and 2 aces, Campbell added five kills with two blocks, and Brill and Lyon each added eight digs.

Corcoran handed out 10 assists and sophomore Spencer Avery (Hamburg, N.Y./Frontier) had eight assists with two digs in the loss to Johnson & Wales (6-1).

Keuka hosts Penn State-Behrend at 12:30 p.m. Sunday in the Wolfpack's home opener.