After a successful weekend featuring wins over Virginia and #4 Pittsburgh, the undefeated University of Louisville volleyball team will travel to Duke for a match on Halloween this Sunday. The showdown in Durham, NC will be the first of three consecutive road matches for the second-ranked Cardinals. Let’s take a look at everything you need to know ahead of this weekend’s contest.
A total team win today in an amazing atmosphere! #CardNation you were incredible this weekend! We can't thank you enough for the energy that you bring every match! pic.twitter.com/1fhhBBfhoj
— Dani Busboom Kelly (@danib18) October 24, 2021
Louisville Stats Leaders through 20 Matches:
- Kills: Anna DeBeer (189)
- Assists: Tori Dilfer (722)
- Blocks: Amaya Tillman (93)
- Digs: Elena Scott (240)
- Sets played: Tori Dilfer, Aiko Jones (67)
- Service aces: Aiko Jones (28)
Match Info: Sunday, Oct. 31st; 1:00 pm @ Duke (Durham, NC)
Overview: The Blue Devils currently sport a 12-9 record, having lost the last three matches. Since starting out 10-2, Duke has dropped seven of the past nine. They will host Notre Dame two days prior on Friday, attempting the gain some momentum heading into Sunday’s matchup.
“Duke’s volleyball program fell to NC State, 3-0 (26-24, 25-20, 26-24), Sunday evening at Reynolds Coliseum in Raleigh, N.C.”
— Duke Volleyball (@DukeVB) October 25, 2021
Key Wins: Iowa, Virginia, Clemson
Players to watch: MB/OH Ade Owokoniran (200 kills), S Alex Springate (588 assists), DS/L Mackenzie Cole (295 digs), OH Gracie Johnson (155 kills)