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UPCOMING HOME EVENTS
Monday, Nov. 7
Girls’s basketball vs. Mount St. Mary’s – Cassell Coliseum @ 5 p.m. (Again 2 Again Celebration)
Males’s basketball vs. Delaware State — Cassell Coliseum @ 9 p.m. (ACC Title Celebration, Half 1)
Thursday, Nov. 10
Males’s basketball vs. Lehigh — Cassell Coliseum @ 6 p.m. (Army Appreciation Evening)
Friday, Nov. 11
Girls’s basketball vs. Bucknell — Cassell Coliseum @ 7 p.m. (Army Appreciation Evening)
Sunday, Nov. 13
Males’s basketball vs. William & Mary — Cassell Coliseum @ 6 p.m. (ACC Title Celebration, Half 2)
HEADLINES FROM LAST WEEK
Wednesday, volleyball swept Wake Forest, 3-0 in Cassell Coliseum. The Hokies hit .353 over three units, tied with their greatest hitting proportion of the season. Freshman Sarah Malinowski completed the day with a profession excessive .615 hitting proportion, whereas senior Cera Powell led the crew with 17 kills.
On Wednesday, males’s soccer punched their ticket to the ACC quarterfinal after they upset No. 11 Louisville, 2-1. Senior Daniel Starr was the Hokie to internet the sport winner, a close to submit shot on the 55-minute mark. With one other 35 minutes left in regulation, sophomore Ben Martino rose to the event and made a number of massive saves to safe the win. His greatest save got here with lower than two minutes left on the clock, when he made a leaping one-handed save off a Louisville volley.
Friday, Tech hosted the Hokie Open on the Buford Meredith course. Junior Star Value ran a personal-best 14:50.3, crossing the road first for the Hokie girls, who completed in fourth place. For the boys, freshman Blake Fairbanks led the crew with a private greatest 19:38.3 and ending in seventeenth place.
Volleyball earned their second straight ACC win, taking down Duke 3-1 on Friday at residence. Freshman Sierra Cates had a match-high two kills, whereas graduate scholar Maddie Slagle had match-high 18 digs within the win.
Males’s tennis wrapped up play on the ITA Nationwide Fall Championships on Friday. Junior Ryan Fishback and sophomore Alberto Orso picked up a pair of hard-fought wins in opposition to Mississippi State earlier than falling TCU within the quarterfinals.
Males’s soccer’s season got here to an finish on Sunday afternoon, as they fell to Wake Forest within the ACC Championship quarterfinal, 1-0. The lone purpose got here within the 62nd minute off a free kick that curled across the wall and into the highest left nook of the online. The Hokies created 5 possibilities all through the sport, with three of them being on course.
LAST WEEK’S SCOREBOARD
Wednesday, Nov. 2
Volleyball vs. Wake Forest — W, 3-0
Males’s soccer vs. No. 11 Louisville — W, 2-1
Friday, Nov. 4
Volleyball vs. Duke — W, 3-1
Males’s soccer vs. Duke — L, 1-0
Saturday, Nov. 5
Soccer vs. Georgia Tech — L, 28-27
Sunday, Nov. 6
Males’s soccer vs. Wake Forest — L, 1-0