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UMBC Volleyball Earns First Ever Victory over George Washington
Freshman Alyssa Lang earned her fourth double-double against GW Friday.
George Washington had won the previous 17 matches including 3-1 last season at the RAC Arena. UMBC improved to 9-3 on the season, while the Colonials fell to 5-3.
The Retrievers immediately jumped on the Colonials in the first set, with freshman Alyssa Lang (
Lang finished with her fourth double-double of the season with 10 kills and 16 digs. Sophomore Bridget Scheetz (
The Retrievers were outstanding defensively, converting over 60 percent of sideout chances in every set, while holding GW to -.037 hitting percentage for the entire match. Junior Pam Jarrett (
UMBC returns to action tomorrow in the final day of the WVU Volleyball Classic, taking on host West Virginia at 2:30 p.m. and UNC-Greensboro at 5:30 p.m.