Men's Volleyball Defeats Reigning NEAC Champions

Junior Connor Hinman (no. 11) recorded a career-high 22 kills as men's volleyball knocked off SUNY Polytechnic in four sets Saturday.
Junior Connor Hinman (no. 11) recorded a career-high 22 kills as men's volleyball knocked off SUNY Polytechnic in four sets Saturday.

The Keuka College men's volleyball team bounced back from its first conference loss of the year to defeat SUNY Polytechnic, the reigning North Eastern Athletic Conference (NEAC) champions in four sets Saturday in Marcy, N.Y.

Junior Connor Hinman (Lethbridge, Alberta/Catholic Central) recorded a career-high 22 kills to go with 3 blocks and 2 aces, and freshman Tim Jackson (Farmington, N.Y./Victor) added a career-high 18 kills to power the Wolfpack (10-3, 3-1 NEAC).

Keuka dropped the first set by a score of 25-21 before winning the next three, 25-22, 25-18 and 26-24.

Junior Tom Campbell (Penfield, N.Y./Penfield) added seven kills, freshman Chris Corcoran (Big Flats, N.Y./Horseheads) handed out 48 assists with 12 digs, and junior Cooper Lyon (Lethbridge, Alberta/Catholic Central) added 28 digs in the win.

Freshman Aaron Brill (Rancho Palos Verdes, Calif./Palos Verdes) added 10 digs with 4 kills and 2 aces, and junior Christopher Mooring (Chesapeake, Va./Hickory) had 11 digs as Keuka rebounded from Friday night's loss to Wells College with an impressive triumph over SUNY Poly (10-6, 3-4).

The Green and Gold host perennial power Nazareth College at 7 p.m. March 4th in a non-conference clash.