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UMBC Volleyball Falls to Villanova, 3-0 Tuesday Night
Junior Pam Jarrett had 13 digs in a losing effort Tuesday night.
—The UMBC volleyball team lost a tough match against Villanova, 3-0, on Tuesday night at the RAC Arena. The loss dropped the Retrievers to 5-3 on the season, while the Wildcats improved to 4-3.
The Retrievers were close in every set, losing 26-28, 24-26 and 22-25, in a match where the result could have gone either way.
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The Retrievers led late in both the first and second set, but could not hold off the Wildcats, who .300 for the match, including .351 in the first set.
In the third set, UMBC jumped out to a 5-0 lead behind the serve of junior Pam Jarrett (Lincoln, Neb./Lincoln Pius X), but the Wildcats responded with a six point run of their own on their way to winning the third set 25-22.
The Retrievers return to action this weekend as they travel to