Mount Ida Drops Pair Of Non-League Decisions To Eastern Mennonite, Cairn


Saturday, February 10, 2018

Mason Activity Center, Langhorne, Pa.



                                    (Game Scores:  25-7, 25-13, 25-10)


GAME #2 FINAL:          CAIRN 3, MOUNT IDA 0

                                    (Game Scores:  25-22, 25-19, 25-19)


LANGHORNE, Pa. --  The Mount Ida men's volleyball team dropped a pair of 3-0 non-league decisions to Eastern Mennonite and host Cairn in a tri-match played Saturday afternoon at the Mason Activity Center.


Junior R.J. Ocampo (Virginia Beach, Va.) recorded eight kills in Eastern Mennonite's (9-3) 25-7, 25-13, 25-10 victory over the Mustangs (4-5), while senior Tim Callahan (Harrisburg, Pa.) added seven kills for the Royals.  Senior William Ragland (North Chesterfield, Va.) chipped in with six kills and six digs for Eastern Mennonite, which received 20 set assists from junior Christian Taylor (Richmond, Va.) along with eight digs from senior Colton Frey (Lancaster, Pa.). 


Junior Brett Southworth (Orange, Conn.) and freshman Tyler Dorfman (West Hartford, Conn.) registered two kills each in the opening setback for Mount Ida, which received six set assists and four digs from sophomore Kevin Keohane (Jefferson, N.J.) as well a pair of digs and two block assists from junior Tyler Shinkle (West Deptford, N.J.).


Senior Micah Godshall (Souderton, Pa.) notched 15 kills, six service aces and five digs in Cairn's (4-5) 25-22, 25-19, 25-19 nightcap triumph over the Mustangs, as the Highlanders also received seven kills and six digs from sophomore Ben Norton (Elizabethtown, Pa.).  Freshman Aaron Delbury (Wantage, N.J.) chipped in with five kills and eight digs for the hosts, who received 26 set assists, four digs, three kills and three service aces from junior Ryan Ludvik (Norfolk, Va.).


Southworth posted eight kills and six digs in the second setback for Mount Ida, which received five kills and three digs from sophomore Andre Foster (Davis, Calif.).  Shinkle and Dorfman added three kills and three digs each for the Mustangs, who received 17 set assists and three digs from Keohane to go with six digs from freshman Isaac Reed (Keene, N.H.)


Mount Ida hosts Lesley and Newbury in a non-league doubleheader on Wednesday evening at the Athletic Center that begins at 5:00 p.m., while Eastern Mennonite heads to Glenside, Pa. tomorrow morning to square off with SUNY-Poly and host Arcadia in a non-league tri-match beginning at 11:00 a.m.  Cairn entertains Kean and York (N.Y.) in a non-league tri-match on Friday afternoon at the Mason Activity Center that begins at 4:00 p.m.