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.
Where: Richardson Indoor Stadium | Spartanburg, S.C.
When: Friday, Nov. 1 | 6 p.m.
Who: The Citadel
Where: McAlister Field House | Charleston, S.C.
When: Saturday, Nov. 2 | 4 p.m.Watch Live | Live Stats
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)
-- 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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