Volleyball Drops Fifth Straight, Loses to Xavier, 3-0
Colonials' Freefall Continues in Ohio
Oct. 15, 2004
CINCINNATI, OH -- The GW Volleyball team lost for the fifth straight match, 3-0, to Xavier Friday night in Cincinnati. The Musketeers combined to hit .323 as a team with 56 kills while holding the Colonials to a .121 percentage on 40 kills. The Musketeers won the match, 30-22, 30-20, 30-22, in one hour, 30 minutes at XU's Cintas Center.
The loss dropped the reeling Colonials to 4-13, 1-5 in the Atlantic 10. Xavier improved to 11-8 overall and 5-1 in the A-10.
Only four Colonials managed a positive hitting percentage in the match led by senior co-captain Molly Law's 14 kills for a .306 percentage and 10 digs. Junior Shannon Parks hit. 333 with four kills and Kelly Kabbes hit .267 with five kills.
Xavier was led by Carley Horvath's errorless 16 kills in 22 attempts for a .727 percentage. XU's Jordan Brightwell added a match-high 22 digs..
GW remains in Ohio for a match at Dayton Saturday at 7:00 p.m.