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@CanesVB Downs Clemson in Four Sets

Courtesy: Hurricanesports.com
          Release: 10/04/2013
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CLEMSON, S.C. – The Canes started their second ACC road trip strong, beating Clemson in four sets.

Miami (10-3, 3-0 ACC) dropped the first set 20-25 before taking the next three 25-19, 26-24 and 25-20 to remain unbeaten in conference play.

The Hurricanes had three players finish with double-doubles as junior Blair Fuentez (42 assists, 13 digs), sophomore Misty Ma’a (11 kills, 14 digs) and junior Savanah Leaf (15 kills, 14 digs) helped carry Miami to its third conference win of the season.

Junior middle Emani Sims also contributed in a big way, finishing with 10 kills and a team-high nine blocks. Senior Alex Johnson (nine kills, 17 digs) and junior Alexis Mourning (nine kills, two blocks) also chipped in with key plays throughout the match.

Defensively, the Canes tallied 26 total blocks and limited Clemson to a .174 hitting percentage. Senior defensive specialist Ryan Shaffer was one of five Canes to tally double-digit digs, finishing with 13. Shaffer also had two of Miami’s seven service aces against the Tigers.

The Canes wrap up their road trip at 7 p.m. Saturday against conference foe Georgia Tech. Miami will return to Coral Gables to host Pitt in their ACC home opener. Their match against the Panthers is scheduled for 7 p.m. on Oct. 11 at the Knight Sports Complex.

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For all the latest information on Miami Hurricanes volleyball, follow the official Twitter feed, @CanesVB, or "Like Us" on Facebook at facebook.com/UMVolleyball. The program is also on Instagram (CanesVB).

Schedule
 
Friday, August 28
Volleyball vs. Illinois State
Coral Gables, Fla.
7:00 PM
Saturday, August 29
Volleyball vs. Florida A&M
Coral Gables, Fla.
12:30 PM
Volleyball vs. Kansas State
Coral Gables, Fla.
7:30 PM
Friday, September 04
Volleyball at Missouri State
Springfield, Mo.
7:30 PM
Saturday, September 05
Volleyball at Marquette
Springfield, Mo.
12:00 PM
Volleyball at Oral Roberts
Springfield, Mo.
6:30 PM
Saturday, September 12
Volleyball at Purdue
Baton Rouge, La.
6:00 PM
Sunday, September 13
Volleyball at LSU
Baton Rouge, La.
2:00 PM
Thursday, September 17
Volleyball vs. Seattle University
Coral Gables, Fla.
7:00 PM
Friday, September 18
Volleyball vs. UCF
Coral Gables, Fla.
7:00 PM
Friday, September 25
Volleyball at Florida State
Tallahassee, Fla.
7:00 PM
Sunday, September 27
Volleyball at Louisville
Louisville, Ky.
12:30 PM
Friday, October 02
Volleyball vs. Georgia Tech
Coral Gables, Fla.
7:00 PM
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