The College of Staten Island women’s volleyball team will be looking to snap a three game skid and get in the win column in CUNYAC play tonight, when they host City College of New York in conference action at 7pm.
CSI vs. CITY COLLEGE OF NEW YORK AT-A-GLANCE
Matchup: CSI (2-4 overall, 0-3 CUNYAC) vs. City College of New York (2-8 Overall, 1-2 CUNYAC)
Where: College of Staten Island, 2800 Victory Blvd, Staten Island, NY
First Serve: 7:00pm
Live Video: www.csidolphins.com/CSISportsNet
All-Time Series: CCNY leads 13-1
Last Year’s Result: CCNY won 3-1 / CSI won 3-1
Players To Watch (CSI): Freshman Rosamarie Gonzalez turned in a quality performance against Lehman on Tuesday and hopes to expand her role tonight. Dolphins will look for backline presence from Victoria Wong and Olivia Ayala on serves, as Lehman was able to spring 19 service aces on Tuesday, something CSI is hoping to avoid tonight.
Players to Watch (CCNY): Angela Ubanwa is the catalyst for CCNY, pacing the team with 68 kills and a .119 hitting percentage. Veralucia Quispe is a force on the back line with over 150 digs.
News and Notes: The Dolphins beat the Beavers for the first-time last November as part of the NJCU Tournament in early November. CCNY took the match that counted towards CUNYAC in mid-September, 3-1. These two teams have two common opponents. Both teams lost to Lehman College (CSI 0-3, CCNY 1-3) and both teams also played Yeshiva University. CSI defeated Yeshiva, 3-1, while CCNY fell to Yeshiva, 1-3.