- ASC presents Take 6, “The Most Wonderful Time of the Year” Dec. 15
- Leeth named UAB School of Medicine assistant dean for strategic planning
- Coping with holiday grief
- New water plan saves big money
- Campus police offer holiday safety tips
- Alys Stephen Center Screens Walking the Camino: Six Ways to Santiago
- Hospital feeds underprivileged new moms
- UAB’s Alys Stephens Center presents Yo-Yo Ma Dec. 6
- Southern Miss tops Blazers, 62-27, in season ending game
- Henry Panion selected for 2014 Alabama African-American History Calendar
- Enjoy Christmas at the Alys Dec. 2, “The Season’s First Jingle”
- Engineering’s Ning wins ASTM International award
- Collat School of Business unveils sign at celebration
- Heudebert elected master by American College of Physicians
- Anti-aging strategies can improve more than looks
UAB volleyball defeats East Carolina, 3-1
The UAB volleyball team beat East Carolina on Friday night, 3-1.
The victory marked UAB’s first conference road win and brought the team to a 2-1 conference record (13-6 overall).
UAB won the first set 25-22, but the second set proved to be a challenge. The teams were tied 11 times, and there were seven lead changes. East Carolina finally took the set 25-23.
The Blazers fought back, winning the third set 25-21. They secured their win 25-16 in the fourth set.
It was a strong night for the Blazers, four of whom had double digit kills. Junior Sara Rishell led the team with 18 kills. Junior Kiriana Hirini was close behind with 17. Junior Bethanie Thomas and senior Ally Slaughter had a solid night with 12 and 10 kills respectively.
UAB also performed well defensively. Senior libero Rachel Fairbanks, who was recently chosen as the Conference USA Volleyball Defensive Player of the Week, recorded 28 digs.
The Blazers continue on the road, playing Middle Tennessee Sunday, October 6 at 1 p.m.