Volleyball Defeats Charlotte 3-0
Sept. 23, 2012
PITTSBURGH - The Duquesne volleyball team took just over an hour to shut out visiting Charlotte 3-0 on Sunday afternoon. With the win the Dukes improve to 13-5 overall and remain perfect in Atlantic 10 Conference play at 2-0.
The scores of the sets were 25-8, 25-10, 25-18.
Arielle Love had a match-high nine kills and hit .514. Mary Henry led all players with 22 assists and Patti Abshire recorded a team-high 11 digs. Sara Scheirman moved past Amanda Haeg into fifth place on the Dukes' all-time kill list with 1,153.
As a team, the Dukes held the 49ers to -.093 hitting while recording eight blocks. Only one UNCC player hit for a positive number - Amanda Videmsek, .059.
Duquesne, winners of four straight matches, will embark on a four-match road trip beginning on Sept. 28th at Saint Louis. The following day, the Dukes travel to A-10 newcomer Butler. Oct. 5th Duquesne travels to George Washington before heading to Morgantown to face West Virginia the next day. The next home match is Oct. 12th versus Temple.
Charlotte at Duquesne