HAWKS BEAT KEAN; EARN SPOT IN TOMORROW’S FINAL FOUR BARUCH FALLS TO HOST SPRINGFIELD IN NCAA MEN’S VOLLEYBALL

April 27, 2012 | Sports



The #5 seeded Hunter College men's volleyball team dug deep when it counted the most and pulled out a 3-1 (25-23, 22-25, 27-25, 25-21) win, knocking off the number four seed, No. 14 Kean University Cougars at Blake Arena on Friday afternoon behind senior All-American Christopher Newcomb with 23 kills to advance to Saturday's National Semifinal match against host and #1 seed Springfield College (4:00 pm, Saturday). Springfield topped CUNYAC's other particiapant in the inaugural NCAA Division III Men's Volleyball Championship in an earlier match, 25-12, 25-16, 25-17.