The Matchup: George Washington v. Penn State
When: September 17, 2010 at 7:00 p.m. E.T.
Where: Rec Hall
The George Washington women’s volleyball team (8-3) heads into Rec Hall Friday night to face off against No. 2 ranked Penn State (7-1). George Washington won their most recent match Wednesday night at home against Loyola Maryland in three sets (25-16, 25-17, 25-20). The Colonials hit .234 for the match and held Loyola to a .092.
The star of the match was sophomore Lauren Whyte, the A-10 Offensive Player of the Week, who totaled a match high 17 kills (.310 hitting %). Teammate Katie Zulandt chipped in with eight kills for the Colonels, with Candace Silva -Martin leading the team with 15 digs.
Clearly, Penn State will be heavily favored in this match. Still, we expect all of you to be at this match. Along with several of your friends who, for reasons known only to themselves, were not planning to attend, but whom you will convince of the error of their ways. Plus several additional people who, when seeing the enthusiasm of your group as you march towards Rec Hall, will be inspired to join you for the Greatest Show in Blue and White[sup]TM[/sup] (OK, others may have a different view, but it’s a great show!).
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