Saints Come up Short in Regionals

Mercyhurst came up a bit short of their Region title bid Tuesday night as the lost to Genesee Community College in the Region III Tournament. 

After Genesee took the first match 25-16, Mercyhurst rebounded to take match two 25-23 to make things interesting. The Cougars won the next two matches 25-11 and 25-22, respectively.

The Saints three sophomores led the way for Mercyhurst. Lindsay Hasbrouck led Mercyhurst with 12 kills while Salma Akol had six blocks. Setter Olivia Graff had 18 assists.

With the loss, Mercyhurst is now 5-23 and will not be able to advance in the post season. They will finish their season Saturday in the WNYAC Tournament.