Ashburn, Va (September 16, 2015) – The Huskies hosted the Handley Judges in a non-conference matchup that featured excellent play from both squads and a Husky player recording a record breaking night.
The Judges came out on fire in the first set and cruised to a 25-11 win that featured tough serving and scrappy defense. The Huskies rallied in a hard fought second set that saw the Huskies squeaking out a 27-25 win. The Huskies carried the momentum into the third with a solid effort on offense and defense that sealed a 25-21 win. The Judges kept the pressure on the Husky defense taking the fourth set 25-22. The Husky team pulled together and blasted some fantastic kills and a few well timed aces to take the fifth set 15-10. Alexxa Faison smashed the Husky single game kill record previously held by Alexis Coombs (21) with 24 kills and Casey Armand had 13 kills. Vanessa Marinelli had 50 assists, 10 digs, and 3 blocks on the evening. Olivia Shaw and Anne Louise Seekford led the defense with 14 and 10 digs respectively.