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Volleyball - Fri, Sep. 21, 2012
BETHLEHEM, Pa. - In a battle of unbeaten division III volleyball teams, Northampton Community College outlasted Montgomery County Community College, 3-2, in a thrilling five game set at NCC on Thursday evening.

The nationally-ranked Spartans jumped out to a 2-0 lead, taking set one 25-13, and set two 25-12 before the defending Region XIX champion Mustangs fought back to even the match at 2-2 with 25-22 and 25-23 victories to force a fifth and deciding set.

The teams went back and forth before Northampton pulled away for the 15-10 victory, moving them to 7-0 overall and 7-0 in Region XIX/EPAC play.  Montgomery falls to 3-1 overall and 3-1 in Region XIX/EPAC.

First Team All-Region selection Kelly Yagerhofer led Northampton with 14 kills.