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Clemson (11-8, 2-5 ACC) travels to Duke

MATCH SETUP

  • 🆚 Opponent: at Duke
  • 🗓 Date hour : Sunday October 16 • 1 p.m.
  • 📍 Location: Durham, North Carolina | Cameron Indoor Stadium
  • 📺 Watch: ACCNX
  • 📊 Statistics: Live statistics

Clemson: List | Schedule | Match notes (PDF)


OVERVIEW

  • Clemson travels to Duke for a Sunday afternoon game on ACC Network
  • The Tigers are 11-8 overall and 2-5 in the ACC this weekend after losing a straight-set game to No. 11 Georgia Tech
  • As a team, Clemson is 19th in team assists (894) in the NCAA and 21st in team eliminations (963)
  • In ACC, Tigers lead in digs (1,088) and total attacks (2,589) as of October 13

LAST TIME OUT

  • Clemson lost a straight-set match to No. 11 Georgia Tech in a midweek match
  • Junior Camryn Hannah led the Tigers offensively with nine kills – she also had three assists with Colleen Finney
  • Junior Cate Long added eight kills and three aces
  • Clemson came in at 96 in the latest RPI ranking on Monday

POWERFUL MIA

  • Freshman Mia McGrath comes into her own during her freshman campaign
  • She led the Tigers in eliminations in their two ACC wins this season, setting new career highs in both games (15 vs. Notre Dame and 16 vs. Virginia)
  • She has tallied double-digit wins in four matches this season and is six wins away from reaching 100

DIGGING AHEAD

  • Sophomore Devan Taylor has started at the libero in every game this season
  • The second set a new career high with 29 digs to open ACC play this season against Virginia Tech
  • Taylor finished with 28 digs against South Carolina and had 14 double-digit digs this season
  • Against Austin Peay, Taylor had 27 digs and 20-plus digs in six games this season
  • She leads the team and the conference with 324 total digs and is 35th in the NCAA

CAM CAN

  • Junior Camryn Hannah has been Clemson’s go-to forward since coming to campus in 2020 and owns the role well
  • Hannah is third in the conference in kills (265) and points (292), fifth in kills per set (3.79) and sixth in points per set (4.17)
  • She’s had at least 20 kills in 15 games this season and played in 13 games with double-digit wins.

DEFENSE-ORIENTED

  • Joining Devan Taylor and Mia McGrath in the back row was junior Cate Long and freshmen Becca Micelle
  • The four of them have totaled 453 non-conference digs – the most by four players, excluding a passer, through the non-conference schedule since 2018 (481)
  • The four of them currently have 696 of Clemson’s 1,088 digs
  • The 1,088 digs lead the conference and sit 51st in the NCAA

SLAVIK ASSISTS

  • Senior Mckenna Slavik has been Clemson’s volleyball offense quarterback for the past four seasons
  • Slavik is seventh on Clemson’s career assists list with 3,388 total assists, 302 assists behind the sixth holder
  • This season Slavik has 627 assists to rank second in the conference and 64th in the NCAA – she is second in the conference with 10.11 assists per set (53rd in the NCAA)
  • She had a single-game record 52 kills six times in her career, including two this season.

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