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About the Club Volleyball Team (Women)

The Club Women's Volleyball Team competes in the Northeast Women's Volleyball Club League. They will travel throughout New England and attend tournaments with a chance to attend nationals. The team practices two to three times a week.

Meet the Team



Mac Fornili (Captain & Vice President)

Hometown: Lorton, Virginia
Major: History
Position: OH/DS
Fun Fact: I have an extra rib

Samantha Kinney (President)

Hometown: Middletown, CT
Major: Elementary Education
Position: Libero/DS
Fun Fact: I figure-skated for 8 years.

Casey Lambert (Captain & Secretary)

Hometown: Barrington, RI
Major: Applied Exercise Science
Position: Setter
Fun Fact: I love skiing. 

Elizabeth Casinelli (Social Media)

Hometown: Shelton, CT
Major: Communication Sciences and Disorders
Position: Pin Hitter
Fun Fact: I played football for 7 years.

Elsie Phillips

Hometown: Granby, Connecticut
Major: Elementary Education and Special Education
Position: Middle Blocker
Fun Fact: I have 5 siblings.

Zoe Farmakopoulos

Hometown: Ossining, NY
Major: Early childhood education
Position: Opp.
Fun Fact: I have a dog named Dude.


Mariela V. Perez Colon 

Hometown: Caguas, PR
Major: Applied Exercise Science 
Position: Opp. 
Fun Fact: I can write with my left hand.

Eva Katz

Hometown: Nanuet, NY
Major: Occupational Therapy
Position: Setter
Fun Fact: I know happy birthday in polish.

Abby Jones

Hometown: Bristol, CT 
Major: Physical Therapy 
Position: Libero
Fun Fact: I'm an only sibling.

Jill Apanell

Hometown: South Deerfield, MA
Major: Physical Therapy
Position: MB
Fun Fact: My dog's name is Sassy.

Abby Shannon

Hometown: Windsor, CT
Major: Athletic Training
Position: RS
Fun Fact: I’m related to Dolly Parton.


Samantha Baker

Hometown: South Deerfield, MA
Major: Physician Assistant
Position: RS/OH
Fun Fact: I have never broken or sprained anything.

Brooke Beneway

Hometown: Danbury CT
Major: Social Work
Position: Middle
Fun Fact: I also play soccer.

Jasmyn Roark-Somersall

Hometown: Pittsfield, MA
Major: Therapeutic Recreation (minor Psych)
Position: Libero
Fun Fact: I have 7 cats.

Emma Sullivan

Hometown: Danbury, CT
Major: Health Science
Position: Libero/DS
Fun Fact: Can drive a stick shift.

Lily Rodda

Hometown: Pittstown, NY
Major: PA
Position: Middle
Fun Fact: I have double-jointed elbows.

Erin Chadbourne

Hometown: Portland, ME
Major: Physical Therapy
Position: Setter
Fun Fact: I can juggle.

Elaina Brathwaite

Hometown: Windsor, CT
Major: Psychology
Position: Outside
Fun Fact: I have light brown eyes.

Tess McDevitt                       

Hometown: Pepperell, MA
Major: Applied Exercise Science
Position: Setter/RS
Fun Fact: I’ve never had a headache.

Dominique Mickey

Hometown: Springfield MA
Major: Undeclared
Position: Outside hitter
Fun Fact: I have 6 siblings. 


Pamela Diaz

Hometown: Lancaster, MA
Major: Criminal Justice
Position: Opposite hitter
Fun Fact: I’m from the Dominican Republic.


Katherine Calderón

Hometown: Clinton MA
Major: Health Science 
Position: Outside 
Fun Fact: I do photography on the side @kats._.kamera