2016 NJCAA #7 in the nation Women's CC Volleyball

Region XV #1 Ranked Lady Tigers defeated Jefferson CC to become the #7 ranked team in the nation and the best in NY State.

#7 Women's Volleyball - 2016 Region XV, District F & CUNYAC Champions

National Junior College Athletic Association - 2016 Season

Announcements

2016 Women’s Volleyball Awards

  • CUNYAC Champions
  • Region XV Champions
  • District F Champions
  • Finished 7th in the Country at Nationals

Zuri Williams
NJCAA D3 All-America Honorable Mention
Region XV Player of the Year
Region XV MVP
CUNYAC Player of the Year
CUNYAC MVP

Brittany McNally
All Region XV – Honorable Mention
Region XV All Tournament Team

Kiara Reyes
All Region XV- 2nd team
Region XV All Tournament Team
CUNYAC All Tournament Team

Carmen Clavijo
CUNYAC All Tournament Team
CUNYAC All Star

Paige Hughes
CUNYAC Rookie of the Year
All Region XV – 2nd team

Mariela Medina
Region XV Sportsmanship Team

Mballou Berete
CUNYAC Sportsmanship Award

Joelle Desrosiers
CUNYAC  All Star

2016 NJCAA Division III Volleyball All-America Teams

HONORABLE MENTION ALL-AMERICANS

Zuri Williams, MB, 6' 2", So.

Queensborough Women's Volleyball Take Home District F Championship; Finish 7th In Nation

The Queensborough Community College Tigers spent an extended weekend up in Rochester, Minnesota at the NJCAA Women’s Volleyball National Tournament from November 11th - 12th. The Tigers were sent home but were able to claim a final ranking of #7 in the nation and a District F Championship.

“It has been an amazing experience all around. My team and I have learned so much and we are truly lucky to have done so well throughout the year,” said head coach, Jason Demas.
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Congratulations to Coach Jason Demas, his staff and our Lady Tigers for this unbelievable season. 23-0 in Region XV play. 10-0 in CUNYAC play. CUNYAC Champions. Region XV Champions.

Zuri Williams - Region XV Tournament MVP, Region XV athlete of the month for October

Zuri Williams - Region XV Tournament MVP
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Brittany McNally - Region XV All Tournament Team

Brittany McNally - Region XV All Tournament Team

Kiara Reyes - Region XV All Tournament Team

Kiara Reyes - Region XV All Tournament Team

2016 Division III Region XV Women's Community College Volleyball Championships

#1 QCC Lady Tigers opened up against #8 Nassau Lions with a 3-0 victory on Thursday, October 27 at Queensborough Community College. #1 QCC Lady Tigers next travel to Orange, NY taking on #4 Orange CC in the Region XV Semi-Finals on Saturday, October 29 at 12 noon.

The Finals will be held on October 29 later in the day.

Go Lady Tigers!

Brittany McNally was honored for recording her 500th career dig at QCC during the CUNYAC tournament on October 24

As part of Thursday's game, two Lady Tigers were honored for hitting milestones before the win. Brittany McNally was honored for recording her 500th career dig at QCC during the CUNYAC tournament on Monday, October 24.

Kiara Reyes recorded her 500th assist on the season during the CUNYAC tournament

As part of Thursday's game, two Lady Tigers were honored for hitting milestones before the win. Kiara Reyes recorded her 500th assist on the season during the CUNYAC tournament. With over 800+ career assists, Kiara Reyes is the all time assist leader in school history.

2016 CUNYAC Community College Women's Volleyball Championship

#1 QCC Lady Tigers defeated #4 Kingsborough Wave in the CUNYAC Community College Women's Volleyball Tournament on October 24th at Hostos Community College.

The Lady Tigers then faced #3 Borough of Manhattan Community College in the finals. The QCC Lady Tigers defeated BMCC to win the 2016 CUNYAC Community College Women's Volleyball Championship for a second year in a row!

The following Lady Tigers won CUNYAC Tournament Awards:

  • Zuri Williams - CUNYAC Tournament MVP

  • Kiara Reyes - All Tournament Team

  • Carmen Clavijo - All Tournament Team

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Coaches Demas, Rodriguez and Briffa with Lady Tigers accepting CUNYAC title and awards

Women's Volleyball Region XV Awards:

  • Region XV Player of the Year - Zuri Williams

  • All Region 2nd team - Paige Hughes and Kiara Reyes

  • All Region Honorable Mention - Brittany McNally

  • All Region Sportsmanship Award - Mariela Medina

  • Coach of the Year - Jason Dermas

The Lady Tigers will start the Region XV playoffs on Thursday, 10/27 at 6 PM against Nassau Community College. Go Lady Tigers!

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Lady Tigers Claim Weekly Award Winners

Kiara Reyes, Setter, won CUNYAC Player of the week honors and Joelle Desrosiers, Middle Hitter, won CUNYAC Rookie of the week honors.

Read the full story on the CUNYAC site

2016 Season Schedule

Season Record: 26-1 | CUNYAC 10-0 | Region XV: 23-0

Wednesday 8/17: Alumni Game at QCC

Wednesday 8/24: Baruch College vs QCC at Baruch (Scrimmage)

Tuesday 8/30: College of New Rochelle vs QCC at College of New Rochelle
Mount St. Vincent vs QCC at College of New Rochelle

Thursday 9/1: Queens College vs QCC at Queens (Scrimmage)

Saturday 9/3: Lackawanna vs QCC at Lackawanna Tournament - 3-0 Win
Erie CC vs QCC at Lackawanna Tournament - 3-0 Win

Thursday 9/8: QCC vs Nassau CC at QCC - 3-0 Win

Thursday 9/15: QCC vs Bronx CC at QCC - 3-0 Win

Saturday 9/17: Borough of Manhattan CC vs QCC at Borough of Manhattan CC - 3-0 Win

Thursday 9/22: QCC vs Kingsborough CC at QCC - 3-0 Win

Saturday 9/24: Dutchess CC vs QCC at Ulster CC - 3-0 Win
Ulster CC (D II) vs QCC at Ulster CC - 3-0 Win

Tuesday 9/27: Monroe College (D I) vs QCC at Monroe College - 0-3 Loss

Thursday 9/29: Suffolk CC vs QCC at Suffolk CC - 3-1 Win

Saturday 10/1: Fashion Institute (FIT) vs QCC at Kingsborough CC - 3-0 Win
Borough of Manhattan CC vs QCC at Kingsborough CC - 3-0 Win

Tuesday 10/4: Kingsborough CC vs QCC at Kingsborough CC - 3-0 Win

Saturday 10/8: Hostos CC vs QCC at Kingsborough CC - 3-0 Win
Bronx CC vs QCC at Kingsborough CC - 3-0 Win

Thursday 10/13: QCC vs Hostos CC at QCC (Dig Pink Day) - 3-0 Win

Saturday 10/15: Sullivan CC vs QCC at Kingsborough CC - 3-0 Win
Orange CC vs QCC at Kingsborough CC - 3-0 Win

Tuesday 10/18: Nassau CC vs QCC at Nassau CC - 3-0 Win

Thursday 10/20: QCC vs Suffolk CC at QCC (Dig Pink Day) - 3-0 Win

Saturday 10/22: Westchester CC vs QCC at Rockland CC - 3-0 Win
Rockland CC vs QCC at Rockland CC - 3-1 Win

* H - indicates that QCC is the Home College @ away site. The Home College must provide 1 scorer for all matches.

Post-Season

Monday 10/24: CUNY Championships: #1 Lady Tigers vs #4 Kingsborough CC @ Hostos CC - 3-0 WIN

Monday 10/24: CUNY Championships: Finals @ Hostos CC - #1 Lady Tigers vs #3 BMCC - 3-0 WIN

Thursday 10/27: Region XV Championship Playoffs @ Queensborough CC - #1 Lady Tigers vs #8 Nassau CC - 3-0 WIN

Saturday 10/29: Region XV Championship Semi-Finals @ Orange CC - #1 Lady Tigers vs #4 Orange CC - 3-0 WIN

Saturday 10/29: Region XV Championship Final @ Orange CC - #1 Lady Tigers vs #2 Suffolk CC - 3-0 WIN

Friday 11/11: NJCAA Championships @ Rochester, MN. - 8 seed QCC vs 1 seed Harper - 3-0 Loss

Friday 11/11: NJCAA Championships @ Rochester, MN. - 8 seed QCC vs 5 seed Columbus State - 3-2 Loss

Saturday 11/12: NJCAA Championships @ Rochester, MN. - 8 seed QCC vs 7 seed Jefferson CC - (battle of NYS) - 3-0 WIN

Senior Day @ Queensborough (Dig Pink Day - 10/20) - QCC vs Suffolk County CC

Senior day was a success with the Lady Tigers defeating Suffolk County CC 3-0. The Lady Tigers are now a perfect 18-0 in Region XV, and overall 21-1. Head Coach Jason Demas and his staff honored 7 seniors after the match.

Brittany McNally, Kiara Lugo, Carmen Clavijo, Mariela Medina, Head Coach Jason Demas, Mballou Berrett, Zuri Williams, and Kiara Reyes

From the left is Brittany McNally, Kiara Lugo, Carmen Clavijo, Mariela Medina, Head Coach Jason Demas, Mballou Berrett, Zuri Williams, and Kiara Reyes

Roster

Lady Tiger volleyball player

Mballou Berete, #12
Right-Side Hitter
5'8"
2nd Season
Newtown
Queens, NY

Lady Tiger volleyball player

Carmen Clavijo, #5
Outside Hitter
5'6"
2nd Season
William C. Bryant
Queens, NY

camera shy Lady Tiger volleyball player

Liezl Del Rosario, #1
Libero / Setter
5'0"
1st Season
Maspeth
Queens, NY

Lady Tiger volleyball player

Joelle Desrosiers, #10
CUNYAC Rookie of the Week
Middle Hitter
5'9"
1st Season
Francis Lewis
Queens, NY

Lady Tiger volleyball player

Melissa Dominguez, #7
Outside Hitter / Right-Side Hitter
5'9"
1st Season
Susan E. Wagner
Staten Island, NY

Lady Tiger volleyball player

Stephany Fana, #3
Libero
5'1"
1st Season
Richmond Hill
Queens, NY

Lady Tiger volleyball player

Paige Hughes, #9
Region XV All Region 2nd team
3x CUNYAC Rookie of the Week
Outside Hitter / Right-Side Hitter
5'11"
1st Season
Herricks
Long Island, NY

Lady Tiger volleyball player

Milan Lawrence, #13
Middle Hitter
6'1"
1st Season
St. Francis Preparatory
Queens, NY

Lady Tiger volleyball player

Kiara Lugo, #4
Libero
5'4"
2nd Season
Mary Louis Academy
Queens, NY

Lady Tiger volleyball player

Brittany McNally, #2
Region XV All Region Honorable Mention
Libero / Setter
5'3"
2nd Season
Wantagh
Long Island, NY

Lady Tiger volleyball player

Mariela Medina, #11
All Region Sportsmanship Award
Setter
5'3"
2nd Season
Bayside
Queens, NY

camera shy Lady Tiger volleyball player

Madelin Molina, #15
Outside Hitter
5'7"
1st Season
Richmond Hill
Queens, NY

Lady Tiger volleyball player

Kiara Reyes, #22
Region XV All Region 2nd team
CUNYAC Player of the Week
Setter
5'6"
2nd Season
Richmond Hill
Queens, NY

Lady Tiger volleyball player

Allison Williams, #8
Outside Hitter
5'4"
1st Season
George W. Carver
Queens, NY

Lady Tiger volleyball player

Zuri Williams, #14
2016 Region XV Player of the Year
2x CUNYAC Player of the Week
Middle Hitter
6'2"
2nd Season
Preparatory Academy
Queens, NY

Coaches

Head Coach Jason Demas
Jason Demas
Head Coach
2014 & 2015 CUNY Athletic Conference Coach of the Year
2016 Region XV Coach of the Year
Lady Tiger volleyball assistant coach

Teresa Rodriguez
Assistant Coach

Lady Tiger volleyball assistant coach

Lia Briffa
Assistant Coach

Administration

College President: Dr. Diane Bova Call
Department Chairperson: Dr. Young Kim
Athletic Director: Jon Hochberg
Athletic Department Phone Number: 718-281-5779
Department Fax Number: 718-631-6333

Team Photo

2016 Women's Volleyball Team photo

2016 Queensborough Women's Volleyball Team

Video

CUNYAC Titles

2010
2011
2013
2015

Awards

Scholar Athlete Awards

Lady Tiger's Women's Volleyball Stephanie Ho named Community College Scholar-Athlete!

Awards 2015-16

The CUNY Athletic Conference has finally announced the 2015 Volleyball Award Winners.

The following QCC Coaches and Athletes have been awarded CUNY Athletic Conference Honors:

  • Jason Demas – CUNY Athletic Conference Coach of the Year.
  • Alanna Caffrey – CUNY Athletic Conference Player of the Year.
  • Brittany McNally – CUNY Athletic Conference All Star.
  • Zuri Williams – CUNY Athletic Conference All Star.
  • Leslie Acosta – CUNY Athletic Conference All Sportsmanship Team.

Awards 2014-15

The CUNY Athletic Conference has selected their Community College Women's Volleyball All-Stars and major award winners for the 2014 season. Queensborough's Alanna Caffrey was named the Rookie of the Year. Additionally, Queensborough's Jason Demas was named the Coach of the Year. More»

Stephanie Ho named CUNY Scholar Athlete for the month of October. More»

Rookie of the Year School Year Position
Alanna Caffrey Queensborough Fr. OH
Coach of the Year School Year Position
Jason Demas Queensborough 5 Coach
All-Stars School Year Position
Catherin Hernandez Queensborough So. MH
Stephanie Ho Queensborough So. L
Sportsmanship Team School Year Position
Stephanie Ho Queensborough So. L

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