#3 Devils Outlast #6 St. John Fisher, 3-2
MADISON, NJ - The third-seeded College at Florham Devils
defeated sixth-seeded St. John Fisher, 3-2 (20-25, 25-14, 20-25,
25-19, 15-10), in the Quarterfinals of the ECAC Metro/Upstate
Region Tournament on Wednesday evening.
With the win, the Devils improved to 29-9 while the Cardinals dropped to 20-13. FDU will now go on to the Semifinals to play second-seeded NYU.
Sophomore middle hitter Helena Riede paced the Devils with 11 kills while freshman right side Andrea Peters added 10 kills. Junior setter Nicole Weissert finished with 31 assists and 14 digs, senior libero Marta Matera tallied 17 digs, freshman outside hitter Momi Mariani recorded 20 digs, and senior defender Jackie Kressaty and junior outside hitter Chelsea Hoeffler notched 13 digs apiece.
The Devils return to action on Saturday, November 12, 2011, in the Semifinals of the ECAC Metro/Upstate Region Tournament against NYU beginning at 11 am. Both the semifinal matches and the championship game will be held at Elmira College in Elmira, NY.