Pitt nailed down the top spot in the league at the midway point, edging past Louisville in four sets, while Syracuse, Florida State, Boston College and Miami also held home court.
Virginia Tech went the distance to hold home court against Wake Forest, while Florida State, Syracuse and Pitt also won at home. It took five sets for Louisville to get past Virginia and stay perfect with a road win.
Following this week of action, 8th-ranked Pittsburgh and RV Louisville are share the ACC lead with 8-0 records at the halfway point. The Panthers are perfect on the season at 20-0, while the Cardinals are 15-4.
8th-ranked Pittsburgh, which remains perfect on the season with a 19-0 mark, and Louisville, which is receiving votes this week, are locked atop the ACC volleyball standings with 7-0 records. The Panthers swept past North Carolina, while the Cardinals topped Virginia Tech in straight sets Friday night.
Six of the seven home teams won in ACC play on Friday night with Virginia Tech upsetting Georgia Tech the lone exception. It took five sets, but Virginia held home court vs. Boston College.
Virginia Tech’s volleyball team will put its perfect record on the line this weekend, traveling to Ohio’s campus to compete in the Bobcat Invitational in Athens, Ohio from Friday-Saturday.
Thirty-seven Atlantic Coast Conference student-athletes were selected to the 2017 All-ACC Academic Volleyball Team, headlined by Miami’s Olga Strantzali, the 2017 ACC Volleyball Scholar-Athlete of the Year, as announced today by the league office.
The visiting Miami Hurricanes recorded their 19th victory of the season in straight sets over the Virginia Tech Hokies.
Playing in conjunction with the kick off for the 2017-18 basketball season, the North Carolina volleyball team played in front of an NCAA record 19,246 fans on Friday night.
(RV) Notre Dame defeated Virginia Tech on the road 3-1 behind strong defense.