GREENSBORO, N.C. – UNC Greensboro volleyball this weekend will be on the road for the first time during Southern Conference action this season, as the Spartans will face Chattanooga on Friday and Samford on Saturday.
Where: Maclellan Gym | Chattanooga, Tenn.
When: Oct. 11 | 6 p.m.
Where: Pete Hanna Center | Birmingham, Ala.
When: Oct. 12 | 6 p.m.
Five Facts To Know
-- UNCG will be on the road for the first time since the Jefferson Cup on Sept. 21
-- The Spartans are 1-2 in true road games this season, with the victory coming in a five-set thriller over UT-Arlington on Sept. 7
-- Through last weekend's action, UNCG is tied for fifth place in the SoCon alongside Furman
-- Senior Grace Howell ranks fifth in the conference in digs per set (3.68)
-- Freshman Gabriela McHugh remains the conference leader in total assists with 634
-- This will be the 48th all-time meeting between UNCG and Chattanooga
-- UNCG is currently riding a three-match winning streak against the Mocs
-- This will be the 23rd all-time meeting between UNCG and Samford
Upcoming For The Spartans
UNCG will continue its three-game road trip next Wednesday when the Spartans face Furman in Greenville, S.C.
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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