EAST FISHKILL, N.Y.— Mahopac’s varsity volleyball team battled but suffered a narrow 3-2 defeat against host John Jay-East Fishkill on Oct. 14.

The Indians won the first set 25-20, but dropped the next two sets by scores of 25-15 and 25-23. They rallied to win the fourth set 25-20 before falling in the final set 25-17.

Carah Vitkus and Jenn Laga each slammed down 11 kills, while Julia Dodd and Siobhan Hynes each had nine kills apiece. Liana Rocchio had 21 digs and Summer Breidenbach added 10 digs. Lindsay Leggio dished out 21 assists, while Vitkus had 16.

Mahopac travels to Roy C. Ketcham at 4:30 p.m. on Oct. 20, hosts rival Carmel at the same time the next day and closes the regular season when it travels to Ursuline for a 4:30 p.m. game on Oct. 24.