Volleyball Wins Opening Match of Duquesne/Robert Morris Invitational
Aug. 29, 2008
The Dukes dominated the first set behind five Polling kills. DU came out of the gates on a 9-2 run and never looked back. The DU lead was a high as 13 points (18-5) as they took the first set 25-13.
After dropping the third and fourth sets, DU led from beginning to end in the fifth and decisive set as a Polling kill gave the Dukes a 15-11 victory and 3-2 match victory.
The Dukes face Saint Francis, Pa. at 7:00 p.m. in the third match of the evening. The Red Flash defeated Marist 3-1 earlier today.