Volleyball 2-0 After Day One of Courtyard by Marriott Invitational
Aug. 28, 2009
PITTSBURGH - The Duquesne volleyball team is 2-0 after shutting out both Radford and Howard Friday in the 2009 Courtyard by Marriott Invitational.
Nicole Wright returned to the court after missing all of last season with an injury by delivering a team-high 22 total kills and hitting .314 for the day. She added 15 digs.
The Dukes made quick work of Radford, needing only 74 minutes to defeat the Highlanders 25-11, 25-23, 25-12.
DU did not have as easy of a time with Howard. The first two sets were tight - 25-22 and 25-22 before Duquesne finished off the Bison 25-15 in the third set.
Day two of the 2009 Courtyard by Marriott Invitational begins at 11am when the Dukes host Loyola, followed by Bowling Green and Howard at 3pm. The