Syracuse earned a tight sweep over Towson as they reach the NIVC Quarterfinals.
Towson overcame a 2-0 set hole to down Colgate in five as they will meet Syracuse in the second round of the NIVC Tournament after the Orange defeated Albany.
Anna Holehouse posted a school-record 45 digs while Julymar Otero had her sixth triple-double of the season to lead Towson to a 5-set win over JMU.
Missouri State senior outside hitter Lily Johnson averaged 5.56 kills and 5.56 digs per set, while hitting at a .270 clip in wins over previously unbeaten conference foes Drake and No. 17 Northern Iowa en route to her second VolleyMob Player of the Week honor.
Four schools were represented in the Colonial Athletic Association weekly awards with Towson senior Julymar Otero notching Player of the Week accolades with an all-around effort.
Northeastern stayed undefeated in CAA play behind Amy Underdown’s 24 kill, 10 dig double-double as they handed Towson their second loss of the year.
Towson athletics is collecting flashlights and batteries as well as monetary donations to support United for Puerto Rico and hurricane relief efforts for the country.