The Lady Cavs volleyball team posted a 5-4 record on a road trip that began on Saturday, Sept. 1 and ended on Saturday, Sept. 8.
Cabrini opened the season with a weekend tournament in Towson, Md. The Lady Cavs were swept on Day 1, losing matches to Johns Hopkins University, 3-1, and Hiram College, 3-0.
The next day, they rebounded to sweep their matches. They defeated host Goucher College in straight sets and also swept DeSales University, 3-0.
The Lady Cavs returned to Pennsylvania for a match against Moravian College which they lost, 3-1.
Most recently, the Lady Cavs participated in a tournament at Ithaca College in Ithaca, N.Y. After opening the weekend with a 3-2 loss to Union College, the Lady Cavs won three straight matches against Widener University, St. John Fisher and Baptist Bible College. The final two victories of the road trip were sweeps for the Lady Cavs.
Leading the way for the Lady Cavs were freshmen Jen Grenauer, Cassidy Koenig and senior Meg Ryan. Grenauer leads the team with 80 kills. Ryan is second on the team in kills with 69 and blocks with 13.
Koenig has played a big role for the Lady Cavs even as a freshman. She leads the team with 290 assists and is in the team’s top five for kills, digs and service aces.
The Lady Cavs prepare for their first home match of the season against Widener University on Thursday, Sept. 13 at 7 p.m.