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.
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.