Rams Roll Past Purchase in Skyline Match

Julia Hande
Julia Hande

Farmingdale State - 3, Purchase College - 0 (25-14, 25-12, 25-11)

Purchase, N.Y. - In a Skyline Conference women's volleyball match at Purchase, the Rams cruised to a 3-0 victory. FSC now stands at 14-7 overall and 5-0 in the conference, while the Panthers fell to 0-14, 0-5.

Sophomore setter Julia Hande (Islip, N.Y.) paced the Rams with a career-high nine service aces, seven kills and four digs, while senior middle blocker Maia Cadle-Hinton (Huntington, N.Y.) carded six kills. Senior libero Stephanie Etersque (Deer Park, N.Y.) tallied a match-high 12 digs and junior setter Lauren Anne Strezenec (Merrick, N.Y.) had a match-high 24 assists.

Purchase was led by junior outside Maura Gribbins (Buffalo, N.Y.) who recorded a team-high five kills in the loss.

FSC next will travel to Rutgers-Newark for a non-conference match on Thursday, October 19th at 7:00 p.m.