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SPARTANBURG, S.C.  – UNC Greensboro volleyball will begin play in the 2019 Southern Conference Volleyball Championship on Friday afternoon when the seventh seeded Spartans match up with second seeded ETSU Buccaneers. 


Where: Jerry Richardson Indoor Stadium | Spartanburg, S.C. 

When: Friday, Nov. 22 | 4:30 p.m. 

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Five Facts To Know

-- After knocking off Mercer in the regular season finale last Friday, UNCG (11-19, 5-11) moved into the No. 7 seed to face ETSU

-- The Spartans won two of their last three games in the regular season, as they also defeated Chattanooga on Nov. 9

-- Gabriela McHugh (1,083) already ranks eighth in program history in total assists, trailing Kimiko Naito by 156 assists for seventh place 

-- As a team, UNCG ranks third in the SoCon in digs per set (15.06) 

-- ETSU (23-5, 14-2) is the No. 2 seed in this year's SoCon Volleyball Championship after earning an at-large bid into last year's NCAA Tournament 

Series History

-- The 35th all-time matchup between UNCG and ETSU will take place on Friday  

-- The Buccaneers currently hold a six-match winning streak against the Spartans

Upcoming For The Spartans

If the Spartans are able to defeat ETSU on Friday, they'll face the winner of No. 3 Western Carolina and No. 6 Mercer on Saturday in a match that will start at 4:30 p.m. 

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