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#DuqVolleyball Hands WVU First Loss of the Season, 3-0
The Dukes were 3-0 winners over WVU
 
The Dukes were 3-0 winners over WVU
 

Sept. 17, 2013

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FINAL: Duquesne 3, West Virginia 0

TEAM RECORDS: DUQ 5-5, WVU 10-1

DUQ STARTERS: Levers, Farage, Young, Love, Henry, Foschia. Abshire (△)

WVU STARTERS: Wells, Sample, Anderson, McCoy, Attea, Jordan. Panagiotakopoulos(△)

MATCH NOTES:

  • The Duquesne volleyball team handed West Virginia its first defeat of the season after a 3-0 shutout on Tuesday evening at the Palumbo Center. The set scores were 25-18, 25-20, 27-25.

  • Madelynn Burnham led the Dukes with 11 kills and hit .346

  • Both Patti Abshire and Nora Young had 10 digs

  • Marah Farage and Lacey Levers each hit .500

  • Arielle Love recorded two blocks and hit .500

  • Coach Steve Opperman recorded his 350th career victory

  • The all-time series between Duquesne and West Virginia is now at 15-15

  • The Dukes have won the last five matches between the two teams

  • Duquesne improves to 3-1 all-time against Big 12 opponents (2-0 West Virginia, 1-0 Iowa State, 0-1 Oklahoma)

  • As a team, the Dukes hit a season-high .326

    UP NEXT: Duquesne plays its final tournament before conference play begins. The Dukes will participate in the two-day Spartan Invitational hosted by Michigan State University. On Sept. 20th, the Dukes will face Cincinnati at 4:30. On Sept. 21st, DU will play host MSU at noon before facing Eastern Michigan at 5:30.


    West Virginia at Duquesne

    Team
    1
    2
    3
    West Virginia (10-1)
    18
    20
    25
    Duquesne (5-5)
    25
    25
    27

     

     

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