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Volleyball Hosts USC Upstate and ETSU
Thursday, September 25, 2008

FORT MYERS, Fla., - The FGCU volleyball team looks to extend its 27-match home winning streak and 12-match winning streak over Atlantic Sun foes this weekend as they entertain USC Upstate and ETSU this Friday and Saturday.

FGCU has been dominant at home during the four plus years of the program, posting a 35-1 record in Alico Arena. 29 of the wins have been 3-0 while FGCU is 106-9 in sets in their home complex. They have been nearly as dominant since joining the league, going 16-1 against league foes since the start of last season while posting a 50-7 mark in sets during the same time frame.

The Spartans are currently 4-9 on the year. Head Coach Jennifer Calloway just picked up her 250th career win, making her the youngest coach in NCAA with 250 career wins.

ETSU is currently 4-8 overall and 1-4 in the league. They knocked off UNF who had been the league leader coming into last weekend. Mallory Kiley is the sister of former FGCU pitcher Jason Kiley and current Eagle pitcher Tim Kiley. She has appeared in 40 of 44 games for the Bucs this season.

Both games can be seen live on ASun.TV by going to www.fgcuathletics.com. Friday’s match begins at 7:00 pm while Saturday’s starts at 3:00 pm.