Sophomore right side Nika Markovic notched a 17-kill, 13-dig double-double and four blocks to lead a quartet of Pitt players with double-doubles in Pittsburgh’s first round win. Meanwhile, Penn State held Howard to .085 in a four-set win in Match 2 in University Park.
(RV) VCU won its first Atlantic 10 title with a five-set victory over Dayton in Pittsburgh Sunday afternoon.
(RV) VCU got all it could handle from Davidson, but the Rams turned victorious in four sets on senior night to clinch the #1 seed in next weekend’s A-10 tournament.
MATCH STATS VCU def. Duquesne 3-1 (25-23, 25-20, 21-25, 25-21) VCU moves to 27-2, 13-0 Atlantic 10; Duquesne falls to…
The Atlantic 10 Conference has announced their players of the week, starting with Dayton’s Mackenzie Weaver who is the overall Player of the Week.
A balanced attack including four players with double-digit kill tallies lifted VCU to a sweep of Fordham on Friday, keeping the Rams perfect at 8-0 in Atlantic 10 play.
VCU has notched 17 straight victories and Western Kentucky has won 16 straight en route to the 20-win plateau.
Fordham notched the A-10 Player and Freshman of the Week awards, while Dayton and VCU picked up defensive nods.