BOSTON, Mass. – The University of Massachusetts Dartmouth volleyball team was swept in three sets by Little East Conference foe UMass Boston on Tuesday evening at the Clark Athletic Gymnasium.
UMass Dartmouth (6-14, 1-4 LEC) dropped the three sets 12-25, 12-25 and 25-14. With the win, UMass Boston (12-12, 4-0 LEC) gained sole possession of first place in the LEC.
In set three, UMass Dartmouth saw a little bit of daylight trailing 16-14, but the Beacons quickly shut the door with nine consecutive points to capture a 25-14 set three win.
UMass Boston was led by Bri Sousa (Swansea, Mass.) who had a game-high 7 kills and freshman Pepper Baker (Tallahassee, Fla.) who had five service aces to go along with seven digs.
The next match for UMass Dartmouth is against non-conference opponent Lasell College at 7p.m. on Thursday evening.