Photo by Robert Cifone
MCKEESPORT, Pa. --- Carlow University volleyball snagged a 3-1
win over Penn State Greater Allegheny on the road Monday, the
second victory over the Lions in as many weeks.
The Celtics (4-1 overall, 4-1 USCAA) kept it close throughout
the match, winning the first two sets, 25-22. Greater Allegheny
(0-4) stayed within several points of the Celtics in each set,
overcoming Carlow in the third set, 25-22, to force the fourth.
It came down to the wire in the fourth set, but the Celtics were
able to pull away and secure the set and match, 29-27.
Four Celtics posted double-digit kills, including freshman
Miranda Depkon (Pittsburgh, Pa.), who hit
.379 on the day to lead the team with 14 kills.
Sabrina Skukalek (FR/Sewickley, Pa.) put up 44
assists, and four Celtics added double-digit digs. Junior
Taylor Gent (Springdale, Pa.) led the team
with 19 digs.
Carlow travels to the Penn State DuBois tri-match on Saturday,
Sept. 14 where they will face Penn State Fayette and Penn State
DuBois at 12 p.m. and 2 p.m. respectively. Links to live coverage
can be found at https://bit.ly/VB_19.
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