CUA wraps up memorable weekend by downing Goucher 3-0

CUA wraps up memorable weekend by downing Goucher 3-0

HUNTINGDON, Pa. – CUA put the finishing touches on a memorable weekend on Sunday afternoon by downing Goucher in straight sets.  The win improved the Cardinals to 14-2 overall and 2-1 in the Landmark Conference.  A day after Head Coach Nagy Abdelarazek earned his 400th career win, CUA defeated a team 3-0 for the 11th time in 2011.

CUA took the Gophers down by scores of 25-14, 25-15 and 25-23.  Claudia Jean had a strong day with 22 digs and 11 kills, while Molly Owens registered nine kills and three digs.

Kelly Crimmins also totaled nine kills, while Katie Chefalas and Bridget Kulesh finished with six apiece.  Michaela Carroll handed out 29 assists to go along with six digs and Kristina Purcell was in double figures in digs with 13.

Tori Rain led Goucher with 23 assists, while Kristen Courage’s 16 digs was also a team high.  Trish Kalls was the team leader in kills with nine with Courage right behind her after posting eight.

On Saturday, Abdelrazek registered win No. 400 when the Cardinals took down Merchant Marine Academy 3-0.  To read a recap of the entire day, click here.

CUA returns to action on Thursday, October 6 when the Cardinals host Hood inside the DuFour Center.  Action gets underway beginning at 7 p.m.