Dukes Top Fordham Rams, 3-1
Oct. 19, 2002
Bronx, New York -- - Duquesne's volleyball team secured their third straight win with a 3-1 victory (28-30, 30-25, 30-26, 30-28) over the Fordham Rams Saturday evening at FU's Rose Hill Gym. The win raises DU's record to 13-8, 3-3 in the Atlantic 10. Fordham is now 7-14, 1-5 A10. This was Fordham's 10th loss in their last 11 games.
Sophomore Ashley Macko (Pittsburgh, Pa. / South Park) paced the Red and Blue with 22 kills while freshman Diana Wuebker (St. Henry, Ohio / St. Henry) had 16 kills, 18 digs, and six blocks. Junior Christy Gustas (Hermitage, Pa. / Hickory) came off the bench to set up 39 assists.
Junior Sarah Morrow (Baytown, Texas / Robert E. Lee) added 11 kills and 13 digs. DU's defense, which had nine more defensive digs than the Rams, was also aided by sophomore Erin Trageser (Pittsburgh, Pa. / Baldwin) and senior Jacqui Gerlach (St. Henry, Ohio / St. Henry) with 14 and 10 digs respectively.
The Dukes head to Kingston, RI, for a 2:00 p.m. match on Sunday afternoon with the Rhode Island Rams (6-13, 2-4 A10).