Men's Volleyball Cruises Past Yeshiva

UNION, N.J. (3/6/12) – Rookie John Cunningham had 11 kills to lead the Kean University men’s volleyball team to a straight-set win (25-6, 25-9, 25-11) over Yeshiva University in Skyline Conference action on Tuesday evening.

With the win, the Cougars (15-4, 11-0 Skyline) remain undefeated in conference action with the win over Yeshiva (6-13, 1-10 Skyline).

Collectively, the Cougars totaled 39 kills and just eight errors in 65 attack attempts for a .477 hitting percentage.  In the opening set, Kean had a .688 hitting percentage with 11 kills and no errors in 16 attempts.

Freshman Mike Scheuermann and senior Christian Portera each had six kills, while sophomore Arthur Kosakowski (pictured left) had six kills, three service aces and two digs.  Rookie Kyle Farley finished with three kills, two service aces and two assisted blocks.  Freshmen Alex Barnhard and Ron Dunn combined for 27 assists.

For the Maccabees, Adam Rhodes and Naftali Rosenthal each had three assisted blocks, three digs and one kill.

Kean resumes action on Saturday, March 10 when the Cougars travels to Stevenson University for a tri-match with the host Mustangs and Lancaster Bible College.