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GREENSBORO, N.C. – UNC Greensboro volleyball will make its way through South Carolina with a pair of matches next weekend, first facing Wofford on Friday night before squaring off with The Citadel on Saturday. 

  1. Who: Wofford
  2. Where: Richardson Indoor Stadium | Spartanburg, S.C.
  3. When: Friday, Nov. 1 | 6 p.m. 
  • Who: The Citadel
  • Where:  McAlister Field House | Charleston, S.C. 
  • When: Saturday, Nov. 2 | 4 p.m. 
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Five Facts To Know

-- Through this past weekend's action, UNCG (3-6) is currently in seventh place in the Southern Conference standings 

-- The Spartans trail Wofford (4-5) and Mercer (4-5) by one game for fifth place in the league 

-- As a team, the Spartans rank third in the SoCon in digs per set (14.92)

-- Junior Maria Esch has climbed to third in kills per set (3.55) amongst conference players

-- Freshman Gabriela McHugh -- who ranks 15th in program history in career assists already -- is currently second in the conference in total assists (856)

Series History

-- This will be the 44th meeting all-time between UNCG and Wofford

-- UNCG leads the series 31-12 and has won 20 of the last 23 meetings

-- This will be the 36th all-time meeting between UNCG and The Citadel 

-- UNCG holds a decisive 31-4 advantage in the series 

Upcoming For The Spartans

UNCG will return home for the first time in the month of November, hosting Samford on Friday, Nov. 8 before a showdown with Chattanooga on Saturday, Nov. 9. 

50 Years of UNCG Volleyball

The 2019 season is a special one for the program, as UNCG volleyball is celebrating its 50th anniversary. The program hosted a special celebration during the weekend of Friday, Oct. 18 and Saturday, Oct. 19. The weekend included a program history celebration luncheon and recognition of several distinguished alumni from the program’s past.

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