WVB: Wildcats Defeat NEAC Foe Cobleskill to Start Conference Play 1-0.

WVB: Wildcats Defeat NEAC Foe Cobleskill to Start Conference Play 1-0.

COBLESKILL, N.Y. - The SUNY Poly Women's Volleyball team earned their first NEAC win on Wednesday evening by defeating SUNY Cobleskill (25-16, 25-10, 19-25, 25-12). With the victory, the Wildcats improve to 3-6 overall and 1-0 in conference play.



  • Karlie King (Liverpool, N.Y.) had a stellar match for the Wildcats by recording a season-high 16 kills to go along with 13 digs.

  • Makayla Hulett (Colonie, N.Y.) also had a great match for SUNY Poly. She finished the match with 13 kills and 13 digs.

  • Shannon McIntyre (New Berlin, N.Y.) led the Wildcat defense with 26 digs. She also had three service aces on the evening.

  • Kaley Pichura (Syracuse, N.Y.) recorded 35 assists, two service aces, and 12 digs.

  • Brittany Adams (Clifton Park, N.Y.) had a solid all-around match for SUNY Poly as she had four service aces, eight digs, three kills, two blocks, and a block assist.

  • Emma Draper (North Chili, N.Y.) recorded a career-high six kills to go along with two blocks and two block assists.

  • Rachel Burke led SUNY Cobleskill with seven kills in the match.



SUNY Poly Head Coach Juleah Wanner had this to say about the victory; "The match was fun to watch as our team's hard work started to show. For a majority of the match, we have played the best we have thus far. Things were looking clean and flowing nicely! I am especially proud of a few girls for having their best match on day one of conference play."



The Wildcat Women's Volleyball team will travel to Hartwick College on Friday for two non-conference matches. First, SUNY Poly will take on King's College at 6:00pm followed by a match against Hartwick College at 8:00pm.



SUNY Polytechnic Institute (SUNY Poly) is New York's globally recognized, high-tech educational ecosystem, formed from the merger of the SUNY College of Nanoscale Science and Engineering and SUNY Institute of Technology. SUNY Poly offers undergraduate and graduate degrees in the emerging disciplines of nanoscience and nanoengineering, as well as cutting-edge nanobioscience and nanoeconomics programs at its Albany location and undergraduate and graduate degrees in technology, including engineering, cybersecurity, computer science, and the engineering technologies; professional studies, including business, communication, and nursing; and arts and sciences, including natural sciences, mathematics, humanities, and social sciences at its Utica/Rome location. Thriving athletic, recreational, and cultural programs, events, and activities complement the campus experience. As the world's most advanced, university-driven research enterprise, SUNY Poly boasts billions of dollars in high-tech investments and over 300 corporate partners since its inception. For information visit www.sunypoly.edu.