Aug. 25, 2012
LOS ANGELES, Calif. - The University of Connecticut volleyball team fell in its season opener at Loyola Marymount on Friday night, 3-0, to kick off play at the LMU Invitational. The Huskies fell by scores of 25-16, 25-14 and 25-16.
UConn looks to rebound on Saturday with matches against UC-Santa Barbara and Iona.
Sophomore outside hitter Devon Maugle (Plymouth Meeting, Pa.) recorded a team-high seven kills. For the Lions, Litara Keil and Amber Mirabello led the way with 11 apiece.
The Huskies totaled 10 blocks as a team, to LMU's eight. Freshman Erika Thomas (Ocoee, Fla.) totaled five in her collegiate debut.