Wolves Stopped by Express

Gavin Record (20) led Keuka College in kills on Thursday -- Photo by Jysenia Dunlavey (3/15/19)
Gavin Record (20) led Keuka College in kills on Thursday -- Photo by Jysenia Dunlavey (3/15/19)

AURORA, N.Y. — The Keuka College Men's Volleyball team lost on the road on Thursday in straight sets to Wells College in a North Eastern Athletic Conference match.

Keuka College (12-10, 3-5 NEAC) was led by Gavin Record with eight kills. Brad McKnight added seven kills for the Wolves.

Wells College 3 vs. Keuka College 0 – 25-18, 25-15, 25-18

Wells College got out to a strong start with 17 kills in the first set. Keuka had their best set of the match with nine kills and a .227 hitting percentage, but it was not enough as the Express took the opener 25-18.

Wells College carried that momentum to a 25-15 second set victory, taking a 2-0 lead in the match. Keuka College battled in the third, but a run when the hosts took seven of eight points gave Wells a 15-8 lead in the third. The Express continued onto the 25-18 victory, sweeping the match.

KC Notes:

  • Keuka College falls to 4-10 all-time against Wells College
  • It was the fifth time that the Express swept the Wolves
  • In the match, Seth Welker had five digs, pushing his season total to 196. Welker passed Nick Cantando for seventh on the single season digs list at Keuka College
  • Marcus Davic set a new career-high with seven digs for the the Wolves

Up Next for Keuka College: The Wolves return to the floor a week from Friday to start the final weekend of the regular season. Keuka College will host SUNY Poly in a conference match on Friday. The Wolves will then host a tri-match at the JMW Recreation and Athletics Center on Saturday with St. Elizabeth and Cairn. The match against St. Elizabeth will be Keuka's final NEAC match of the season.