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Weekend Sees Volleyball Host Army And Colgate

Volleyball hosts Army and Colgate this weekend.
Oct. 25, 2017

Match Information
   
Opponent Army Black Knights
Date Saturday, October 28, 2017
Time 7:00 p.m.
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Location Baltimore, Md. | Reitz Arena
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Opponent Colgate Raiders
Date Sunday, October 29, 2017
Time 2:00 p.m.
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Location Baltimore, Md. | Reitz Arena
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The Greyhounds (9-14 overall, 3-7 Patriot League):
• Loyola is in the midst of a six-match home stretch. Following this weekend, the Greyhounds have one final match in the homestand, as they host Lehigh University next Friday.
Ann Ernst leads the team with 295 kills (3.43 k/s) and is currently ranked fifth in the Patriot League in kills as well as leading Loyola with 19 service aces.
Ashley Kozer is on top of the team with 506 assists (5.88 Ast/set) and is ranked eighth in the Patriot League.
• Loyola has landed four spots on the Patriot League Player of the Week honorable mention list so far this season, while Ashley Kozer was named Rookie of the Week (Sept. 18 and Oct. 16), and Mackenzie Fedota was named Rookie of the Week (Oct. 8).
• Loyola previously beat both Army and Colgate in the same weekend, earlier this season.

Scouting the Black Knights (15-8 overall, 8-2 Patriot League):
• The team tops the conference in assists (13.39 AVG/s), kills (14.29 AVG/s), and is second in the Patriot League in hitting percentage (.257).
• The Black Knights are on a six-game win streak that Loyola will look to break.
• Army is 6-0 for away games this season.
• The team faces the current leader of the conference, American, the day before the match against the Greyhounds.
• Carolyn Bockrath ranks first in the conference in hitting percentage (.404) and Vanessa Wesley is third (.360), while Bockrath is also third in the Patriot League in kills with (3.57 AVG/s).
• Ana Oglivie leads the league in service aces (0.41 AVG/s).
• Army leads the series history 7-2 since Loyola joined the Patriot League.

Scouting the Raiders (13-9 overall, 4-6 Patriot League):
• The team ranks third in the conference with assists (12.82 AVG/s), service aces (1.41 AVG/s), digs (16.54 AVG/s), and second place in kills (13.78 AVG/s).
• Lauren Sanderson leads the league with assists (10.82 AVG/s).
• Alli Lowe is second in the conference in kills (3.71 AVG/s).
• The Raiders will face Navy the day before their match against Loyola.
• Colgate leads the series record in the conference, 8-1, against the Greyhounds.

Last Meeting:
• The Greyhounds beat Army, 3-1, earlier this season, and edged out Colgate for the first time, 3-2, since joining the Patriot League.
• Army and Colgate were picked to finish No. 2 and No. 3, respectively, in the Patriot League preseason poll.
• Topping these teams in back-to-back matches gave Loyola its best conference start since joining the Patriot League.

Up Next...
Loyola will host Lehigh University on Friday, November 3, at 7 p.m.


The Last Meeting
Loyola Maryland3
Army West Point1
September 29, 2017
West Point, N.Y.
Balanced Attack Leads Volleyball Past Army West Point
Loyola deployed a balanced offensive attack, as five players had seven or more kills, to beat the host Army West Point, 18-25, 25-19, 25-23, 25-18 on Friday night in Patriot League play.


 

 

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