GREENSBORO, N.C. – UNC Greensboro volleyball will return home to host fellow Triad school High Point for a 7 p.m. match on Wednesday, Sept. 18.
Who: High Point
Where: Fleming Gym | Greensboro, N.C.
When: Wednesday, Sept. 18 | 7 p.m.
Five Facts To Know
-- The Spartans (6-4) are currently one of three teams in the Southern Conference with a winning record, joined by ETSU (7-2) and Samford (6-2)
-- UNCG is currently 2-2 in home matches this season with victories over North Carolina Central and Presbyterian to its credit
-- UNCG ranks No. 1 in the conference in average assists per set (12.05) and is tied for second in kills per set (12.70)
-- Freshman Gabriela McHugh leads the SoCon in total assists (393) and is second in assists per set (10.62)
-- McHugh was recently named SoCon Setter of the Week after UNCG finished in second place at the Spartan-Demon Deacon Classic to open the season
-- This will be the 26th all-time meeting between the schools dating back to the 1980 season
-- UNCG will be seeking a second-straight victory over High Point, as the Spartans defeated the Panthers in their last meeting in 2017
Upcoming For The Spartans
UNCG will play its final regular season tournament this weekend when the Spartans participate in the Jefferson Cup against Virginia, Elon and Lehigh.
50 Years of UNCG Volleyball
The 2019 season will be a special one for the program, as UNCG volleyball is celebrating its 50th anniversary. The program will be hosting a special celebration during the weekend of Friday, Oct. 18 and Saturday, Oct. 19. The weekend will include an alumni vs. alumni match, a program history celebration luncheon and recognition of several distinguished alumni from the program’s past.
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