The Dukes won all three matches this weekend
Sep 7, 2013
Xavier Box Score | RMU Box Score
XAVIER MATCH NOTESDuquesne end its 10-year, 15-match drought against former Atlantic 10 Conference opponent Xavier with a 3-2 victory Saturday morning.
The set scores were 26-24, 25-21, 18-25, 20-15, 15-12
Allison Foschia had 15 kills and 13 digs
Arielle Love tied the match-high with 16 kills
Nora Young had a double-double of 10 kills and 14 digs
Mary Henry recorded 52 assists
Sammy Kline had 19 digs
Patti Abshire had a team-high 18 digs
In the fifth set, the Dukes hit .333
RMU MATCH NOTESThe Dukes defeated the Colonials 3-1
The set scores were 25-22, 16-25, 25-15, 25-20
Love had a match-best 19 kills and hit .359
Henry had a team-high 41 assists
Foschia had a double-double of 10 kills and 19 digs
The Dukes improve to 27-8 all-time over RMU and have won six straight over RMU
The Dukes will travel to Blacksburg, Va. for the Hokie Invitational hosted by Virginia Tech. In addition to VT, the Dukes will play William & Mary and Lipscomb.
Duquesne returns to the Palumbo Center on Tuesday, September 17 against West Virginia. Start time is 7:00 p.m.