February 10, 2024 WELLAND, ONT:, The 3rd place Niagara College women's volleyball team defeated the 6th place Centennial Colts 3-1 at the Simplii Financial Athletic Centre at the Welland Campus. The match saw the Knights dominating from start to finish, with standout performances from players like Montanna Taylor, Kyleigh Baxter, and Sam Cormier.

By the Numbers
  • Montanna Taylor contributed 28 assists, 10 kills, 13 digs, 3 service aces, and 3 blocks.
  • Kyleigh Baxter and Sam Cormier combined for 20 kills, 17 digs, 3 assists, 2 blocks, and 2 service aces.
  • Hannah Cowie hit 6-for-8, achieving a .750 kill percentage, while Taylor Lisabeth provided strong defensive play in the back row and from the serve line.
State of Play
  • The Knights will face the Loyalist Lancers on February 17th, with the winner advancing to the OCAA Championships on February 23-25.
  • Fans can watch the upcoming match live at www.ocaalive.com.
What's Next

The Knights will travel to Belleville to take on the Loyalist Lancers on February 17th.

Bottom Line

The Niagara College women's volleyball team started the playoffs with an impressive win, showcasing strong teamwork and individual performances. The upcoming match against the Loyalist Lancers will be crucial in determining their path to the OCAA Championships.