@CanesVB Sweeps Virginia, 3-0
CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. – The University of Miami volleyball team closed out the weekend with a three-set sweep of Virginia to earn its third ACC win of the season.
The Hurricanes (9-13, 3-7 ACC) closed the first two sets against the Cavaliers (4-18, 1-9 ACC), 25-19, 26-24, to head into the intermission leading two sets to none.
The Hurricanes came out of the break, taking an early 10-5 lead in the third set. Miami would continue to build off that momentum to close out the third set, 25-18, securing the match victory.
Kolby Bird tallied seven kills, five blocks and two digs.
Following this week’s matches, the Canes will continue their road swing with a trip to Notre Dame for a 7 p.m. match on Oct. 28. Miami will also play at Louisville at 2 p.m., on Oct. 30.
All Hurricanes volleyball home matches are played at the James L. Knight Sports Complex on the University of Miami campus. Admission is free. For a complete look at the Hurricanes’ 2016 schedule, click here.