CHARLOTTESVILLE, Va. – Virginia volleyball (12-8, 0-8 ACC) continues ACC play this weekend with two matches in Pittsburgh at the Fitzgerald Field House, located on Pitt’s campus. UVA faces host Pitt (5-4, 4-4 ACC) on Saturday at 6 p.m. The Cavaliers will also face Georgia Tech (7-1, 7-1 ACC) on Sunday in a neutral site match. That start time is 3 p.m.
Live stats will be available on VirginiaSports.com. Fans can watch Saturday and Sunday’s matches on ACCNX, which can be viewed on the WatchESPN app, or by logging onto ESPN.com/watch for participating TV providers that carry the ACC Network. For more information on how to get the ACC Network, visit GetACCN.com.
HOOS vs. PANTHERS
• Virginia is 3-14 all-time against Pitt with the Panthers taking the last seven meetings in the series.
• Six of the last seven meetings have been sweeps in favor of Pitt.
• Virginia’s last win over the Panthers came in 2015, a 3-1 victory in Mem Gym.
HOOS vs. YELLOW JACKETS
• Georgia Tech owns a 38-22 advantage in the all-time series with Virginia.
• Virginia has dropped five of the past six meetings in the series with the lone win coming at home in 2017.
• 12 of Virginia’s 22 wins in the series have come at home in Memorial Gymnasium.
LAST TIME OUT
• UVA opened its spring schedule with a 3-0 sweep of Old Dominion.
• Sarah Billiard led UVA with 14 kills, while Christine Jarman and Czhen Beneby added nine kills apiece.
UVA STARTS ACC SPRING SLATE
• Saturday kicks off a 10-match ACC spring schedule for the Cavaliers.
• UVA’s lone non-conference spring match was with ODU on Feb. 26.
WILSON REACHES SIXTH
• With 90 assists between the two matches against NC State, senior Megan Wilson moved into sixth in all-time assists at UVA.
• Wilson turned in season-highs of 43 and 47 assists against the Wolfpack, operating a 5-1 offense for the shorthanded Cavaliers.
• Wilson currently has 2,455 career assists.
SPENCER CONTINUES STELLAR PLAY
• Senior Alex Spencer is turning in her best season on Grounds with a 4.89 digs per set average.
• Spencer set a career high with her 27 digs (10/18) at Virginia Tech.
• She matched that 27-dig output two matches later against NC State.
UP NEXT FOR THE HOOS
• Virginia heads to Miami on March 13 to face the Syracuse at 3 p.m. in a neutral site match. The Cavaliers will stay in Miami and play the Hurricanes on March 14 at 1 p.m.