The Cavaliers had lost three in a row to ACC opponents, but rebounded on their senior day and handed the Eagles a surprising three-set defeat on Friday night.
The Eagles forced extra points in two of the three sets, but were still dealt their second 3-0 loss in a row, this time to the Seminoles in Tallahassee.
Behind a strong effort from Amaka Chukwujekwu, the Eagles easily handled Duke and are 3-0 in ACC play under second-year head coach Jason Kennedy for the first time in program history.
More adversity was faced by Boston College volleyball in the first weekend of the 2019…
BC bookended a win over UC Irvine with losses to Pac-12 foes in Oregon State and No. 11 Oregon, but the weekend provided a glimpse at the team’s ability to play at a higher level than years past.
In Hanover, N.H., the Eagles rolled to straight-set victories over Lafayette, Siena, and Dartmouth, improving to a perfect 9-0 record on the year, surpassing the program’s win total for each of the past two seasons.