Short Story: The UAlbany volleyball team increased its win streak to four games after fighting off UMBC in four sets on Sunday afternoon at University Gym. The Great Danes improve to 2-0 in American East action.
The Retrievers grabbed an early 1-0 advantage with a 25-22 win in set one but the Great Danes fought hard and won the final three games to take the match, 3-1.
Kristin Watson recorded a game-best 30 digs for UMBC.
Back in Action: UAlbany begins its six-game road trip at Stony Brook on Friday, Oct. 5 for a 7:00 p.m. tilt. The contest is a rematch of the 2017 America East Tournament Semifinal Game in which the Seawolves won, 3-0.