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VOLLEYBALL SWEPT BY VALPARAISO AT THE RAC
Baltimore, MD - - -The Valparaiso Crusaders swept UMBC, 32-30, 30-19, 33-31, Monday evening at the UMBC RAC Arena. The Crusaders improved to 5-3 and the loss dropped the Retrievers to 6-4.The Crusaders outhit UMBC .369 to .248 in the match and committed seven fewer errors. Junior outside hitter Marion Hansen recorded a match-high 13 kills (.417 hitting percentage) and freshman outside hitter Lauren Moulton (.579) added 12 kills for Valparaiso. Junior setter Cyndi Norman added a match-high 32 assists.UMBC, who had won three straight entering the match, were led by sophomore outside hitter Julia Waclawiak, who turned in a "double-double" of 11 kills (.222) and 12 digs. Freshman outside hitter Christine Skala added 12 kills (.182) and senior setter Heather Hollidge added a match-high 16 digs and 4 aces.