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Jay Bendlin

Volleyball Finishes October Perfect, Sweeps UMBC

UAlbany Sports Information   10-25-2019

Scores: UAlbany 3, UMBC 0 (25-21, 28-26, 25-15)

Location: University Gym in Albany, N.Y.

Records: UAlbany (11-9, 6-0 AE), UMBC (4-15, 1-5 AE)

Short Story: The University at Albany volleyball team secured its ninth straight win and fourth straight sweep with a victory over UMBC in its annual "Dig Pink" match.

Coach Pickard: “Proud of how the team battled. It was a great start to the second half of the America East Conference schedule. It was great to see the team support each other and work hard to get the win. UMBC played a good match and made our team adjust in a lot of areas.”

By the numbers vs. UMBC


  • Okenwa has hit double-digit kills in 13 matches this season.
  • UAlbany has won nine straight.
  • The Great Danes finished undefeated in October.
  • UAlbany remains undefeated against the America East with a 6-0 record.


The Great Danes will head to New Hampshire on Sunday, November 3. First serve is set for 1 p.m.


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