Photo by Robert Cifone
PITTSBURGH --- The University of Rio Grande (Ohio) volleyball
picked up a quick, 3-0, River States Conference win over Carlow
University in St. Joseph Athletic & Fitness Center Friday
Rio Grande's experienced team, comprised mainly of juniors and
seniors, capitalized on Carlow's relatively young squad.
The RedStorm (10-3, 1-0 RSC) started out slow, but quickly
gained momentum as the first match transpired. Up, 13-7, Rio Grande
won a big rally to shift into gear. The RedStorm won the first set,
Carlow had a slow start in the second set and was not able to
recover, losing 25-14. The RedStorm swept the match in the third
Carlow (6-4, 0-2 RSC, 6-2 USCAA) hit just .069 on the night.
Sabrina Skukalek (FR/Sewickley, Pa.) had the
only double-digit stat of the game with 13 assists.
The Celtics welcome WVU Tech Saturday, Sept. 28 for a 12 p.m.
RSC match at St. Joe's. Watch live at https://portal.stretchinternet.com/Carlow.
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