Massachusetts High School Volleyball - Amherst-Pelham Regional over TaconicSeptember 25, 2019: Pittsfield, MA 01201
The crowd at Wednesday's non-league bout between the Amherst-Pelham Regional Hurricanes (Amherst, MA) and the host Taconic Braves (Pittsfield, MA), saw Amherst-Pelham Regional's volleyball squad beat Taconic by a tally of 3-0.
With the win, Amherst-Pelham Regional upgrades its record to 6-1 on the year. The Hurricanes host Minnechaug Regional (Wilbraham, MA) to play the Falcons in a Pioneer Valley - Eastern A bout on Friday, September 27. The Falcons go into the bout with a record of 7-0. Minnechaug Regional won 3-1 in their recent league bout against Frontier Regional (South Deerfield, MA)
The Braves now own a 1-3 record. They play next when they travel to Lenox Memorial for a Berkshire County - South bout on Tuesday, October 1.
Amherst played a strong all-around match, both offensively and defensively, with serving, passing, setting, and hitting on point. Taconic struggled to mount any offense, as the Hurricanes kept them out of system with aggressive serving and hitting. It was a good road win for Amherst.