|October 31, 2018||1st||2nd||3rd||Final|
- 8||Kills||AJ Lux
- 25||Assists||Alyssa Kvarta
Leah Clayton - 1
Marija Popovic - 1
- 13||Digs||Leah Clayton
Braedyn Tutton - 4
JOHNSON CITY, Tenn. (Oct. 30, 2018) – The Bucs return to Brooks Gym to host UNCG on Wednesday, Oct. 31 at 6:00 p.m. There will be a costume contest and candy handed out following the match. Wednesday’s match will be streamed on ESPN3.
LAST TIME OUT: ETSU had an eventful weekend earning two wins on the road against Chattanooga and Samford. The Bucs came back from a 0-2 deficit to win in five against the Bulldogs.
SERIES HISTORY: This will be the 33rd meeting in program history. ETSU holds a 21-11 record against the Spartans and swept them earlier in the season in Greensboro.
A LOOK AT ETSU: The Bucs are 21-5 and remain atop the conference with a 10-1 record. They continue to lead the conference in hitting percentage, opponent hitting percentage, assists, kills, and blocks. ETSU swept the SoCon weekly awards for the second time this season. Kaela Massey (Brentwood, Tenn.) was named the Offensive Player of the Week, while Marija Popovic (Belgrade, Serbia) was named the Defensive Player of the Week. The Bucs have moved up in the VolleyballMag.com Mid-Major Poll and are now ranked 23. They also come in at No. 40 in the latest RPI.
A LOOK AT UNCG: UNCG is 11-14 and 5-8 in SoCon play. They are currently seventh in the SoCon standings. They went 1-1 last weekend after falling to Samford, but defeated Chattanooga 3-1. Maria Esch leads the Spartans in kills with 231 on the season. Allison Penner has also been an impact player as their primary setter.
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