Curry College came back from a two-set deficit, but fell 3-2 to visiting Suffolk University in non-conference women's volleyball action Thursday evening in Milton. Set scores were 25-14, 25-15, 13-25, 22-25 and 15-7. The Rams improve to 10-16 while the Colonels fall to 4-17.
Suffolk took the first two sets comfortably by scores of 25-14 and 25-15. The Colonels responded with a resounding 12-point win in set #3. In the fourth set, Curry maintained a steady lead and held off a late Rams' rally for a 25-22 victory. But Suffolk went on to control the deciding set, clinching the match with an eight-point win.
Senior Melissa Griffin (Byfield, Mass.) led the Rams with 17 kills and 14 digs. Sophomore Colbey Kennedy (Old Lyme, Conn.) recorded a game-high 27 digs. Classmate Sarah Argobast (Chesterfield, Mo.) had a game-high 20 assists, to go along with five kills and 11 digs. Sophomore Maggie Hillman (North Andover, Mass.) chipped in with 10 kills and 21 digs.