Volleyball team fights to stick with conference leaders

By: Brent Raines ~Guest Writer~ The Xavier volleyball team continued its solid season, going 3-1 in a recent four-match road trip to face conference rivals Seton Hall, Villanova, DePaul and Marquette. The strong road trip puts the Musketeers fifth in the Big East with an 8-5 conference record (15-10 overall). The road trip started on Oct. 24 for a rematch with the then-first place Seton Hall Pirates (8-2). After losing 3-1 on Oct. 4, Xavier found itself down 12-9 in the fifth and final set before redshirt senior Alex Blair capped off an 8-3 rally with a exciting match-winning kill. … Continue reading Volleyball team fights to stick with conference leaders