BALTIMORE—The UMBC volleyball team fell to America East rival Stony Brook, 25-22, 27-25 and 25-21, Friday night at the RAC. The Retrievers participated in the Side-Out Foundation's Dig Pink Campaign, raising over $1,100 to help support the fight against breast cancer.
The Retrievers were led by senior Sabrina Hoeks (Olympia, Wash./AG West Black Hills), who had 11 kills and seven digs, while freshman Ali Goc (Oshawa, Ontario, Canada/ R.S. McLaughlin Collegiate) added 10 kills and six digs.
Junior Iman Kennedy (Charlotte, N.C./Independence), fresh off a 17-kill effort against Binghamton, hit .300 with nine kills. Freshman Emily Vandegrift (Leesburg, Va./Loudoun County) had a game-high five total blocks, while fellow freshman Hallie Carter (Huntington Beach, Calif./Edison) tallied a game-high 11 digs.
The Seawolves outhit the Retrievers, .346 to .243 and led in digs, 46-32.
The Retrievers return to action Sunday when they face America East foe Hartford at 2 p.m. at the RAC.