DURHAM, N.C. – The Bulldogs dropped their last road match to North Carolina Central 1-3 Tuesday, before starting conference play this weekend.
Score: The Citadel 1, North Carolina Central 3
Records: The Citadel 4-7, NCCU 1-12
Location: Durham, N.C.
HOW IT HAPPENED
- The 'Dogs battled on the front line but finished the match with .175 kill percentage to the Eagles' .279.
- Mellanie King registered another double-double for The Citadel with 13 kills and 16 digs. Megan Fuhr also registered double-digits with 39 assists and 10 digs.
- NCCU amassed 12 blocks on the night to The Citadel's five.
- Freshman Maddy Cardenas is the first Bulldog since 2016 to record six service aces in a single match.
The Bulldogs open conference play this weekend at McAlister Field House hosting Mercer Friday, Sept. 27 at 6 p.m. and Samford Saturday, Sept. 28 at 4 p.m.