Candelaria named to All Region XIX Volleyball Team

Candelaria named to All Region XIX Volleyball Team

Scranton, PA – The Lackawanna College Athletic Department is honored to announce that Ciara Candelaria a member Volleyball Team has received All Region XIX Division II recognition. Candelaria was one of only six women in the region to be selected to the 2016 All-Region Team.

During the season, Candelaria, a freshman setter/libero, played in all of the Falcons' 63 sets where she compiled 89 kills, 28 assists, 40 aces and 297 digs.

In learning that Candelaria was selected to the All Region team, Lackawanna College Head Volleyball Coach, Jim Hummer, said, "I am very pleased to see the region recognize Ciara for her efforts over this past season"; and then added, "Ciara has been a leader for us on and off the court all season rallying the team when they got down. She led our team in points this season and was a real difference maker."

Candelaria is a resident of Mount Pocono, Pennsylvania and a 2016 graduate of Notre Dame High School.