Scranton PA: After falling to Lehigh Carbon Community College in the first set of tonight's home volleyball match, Lackawanna College rallied to claim a 3-1 victory; their first of year. In the opening set Lehigh – Carbon won the first set by 25-20, only to have the Lady Falcons bounce back to outscore the Cougars in the next three sets by scores of 25-20, 25-19 and 25-21.
Ciara Candelaria, Brianna Izen and Nicola McKetty-Ekuban led the Falcons to the victory. Candelaria recorded 10 kills, 17 digs, 7 service points and an assist; Izen had 9 kills, 6 blocks, 4 digs, 3 aces and 3 service points; while, McKetty-Ekuban contributed 7 kills, 3 digs, an ace and 2 service points.
Lackawanna returns to the court on Thursday when it plays Northampton Community College at its Monroe County Campus. Game time is scheduled for 7:00 PM.