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UMBC Women’s Volleyball Drops Five-Set Match To Albany, 3-2
Sarah Ball tallied a double-double at Albany on Sunday.
The UMBC women’s volleyball team (7-9, 1-1 America East) lost 3-2 (30-20, 28-30, 28-30, 30-23, 15-13) to
With the score tied 10-10 in the fifth set, Ashley Crenshaw recorded one of her eight blocks on the day to break the tie and give the Great Danes a one point advantage. Blair Buchanan’s kill gave the Great Danes a 12-10 advantage as UMBC was only able to come with in one point on kills by Sarah Ball and Ashley Oscars. Oscars registered a kill to pull the Retrievers within one at 14-13 but it was Buchanan finishing the match with a kill on the final point.
Buchanan finished with a triple double after tallying 14 kills, 58 assists and 13 digs. Shelby Goldman led the Great Danes with 30 kills while Crenshaw finished with 10 kills.
Ashley Oscars tallied 25 kills to lead the Retrievers. Angela Anderson added 15 kills while Ball tallied 11 kills and 10 digs for a double-double. Jennifer Wylie recorded 25 digs to lead the UMBC defensive effort. Stacey Carroll had a double-double as well with 59 assists and 15 digs.
In the third set UMBC broke a 27-27 tie with an Oscars’ kill followed by an
UMBC returns to action at St. Francis (