Volleyball Hosts Villanova and Georgetown
Nov. 8, 2017

DePaul vs. Villanova
Friday, Nov. 10 at 12 p.m.
McGrath-Phillips Arena | Chicago, Ill.
DePaul vs. Georgetown
Sunday, Nov. 12 at 1 p.m.
McGrath-Phillips Arena | Chicago, Ill.
CHICAGO - Head coach Nadia Edwards and the DePaul volleyball team will host two of their last three home matches this weekend. The Blue Demons match up with Villanova on Friday, Nov. 10 at noon and Georgetown on Sunday, Nov. 12 at 1 p.m. Both matches will be played in Chicago at McGrath-Phillips Arena.

DePaul is ranked ninth in the BIG EAST standings with a (8-19, 2-13 BIG EAST) season record. After this After this weekend’s match-up with the Wildcats and the Hoyas, the Blue Demons will host Marquette next weekend.

Haley Bueser will be honored for her 1,000 career digs accomplishment before Sunday's match. She continues to add to the tally each match, bringing the total to 391 digs this season and 1,074 overall career digs.

Brittany Maxwell looks to challenge the 100th career kill, standing at 970 kills overall. She currently owns 337 kills this season.

Last Time vs. Villanova
The Blue Demons were edged by Villanova, 2-3 (22-25, 22-25, 25-22, 25-20, 9-15) on Sunday, Oct. 15. Brittany Maxwell recorded her fifth double-double for the season with 18 kills and 11 digs during the match. Maxwell also led the Blue Demons with 60 attacks and 20.0 match points. Other DePaul leaders include Kelsey Horvath with 43 assists, Isabelle Banez with two aces and 17 digs, and Caitlyn Coffey with seven blocks for the match.

Scouting The Wildcats
Villanova travels to Chicago with a (15-10, 8-6 BIG EAST) record and sits at spot #5 in the BIG EAST standings. The Wildcats were 1-1 at home last weekend with a victory over Seton Hall and a loss to St. John's. DePaul will host Villanova on Friday, Nov. 10 before the Wildcats continue their weekend away at Marquette on Saturday, Nov. 11.

Last Time vs. Georgetown
The DePaul volleyball team defeated Georgetown, 3-2 (15-25, 25-18, 25-18, 18-25, 15-11) on Saturday, Oct. 14. Haley Bueser surpassed 1,000 career digs, helping with 20 during the match. Kelsey Horvath led the Blue Demons with 44 assists. Brittany Maxwell took 18 kills, 47 attacks, and four aces to earn DePaul the win.

Scouting The Hoyas
Last in the BIG EAST standings, Georgetown holds a (7-19, 1-13 BIG EAST) record. Last weekend brought two home losses for Georgetown, going 0-2 against St. John's and Seton Hall. The Hoyas will compete at Marquette on Friday, Nov. 10 before visiting Chicago.

Live Coverage
For both matches, fans can visit the DePaul volleyball schedule page for all live coverage, links and more. Friday's match will be showcased on the BIG EAST Digital Network. Full recaps and statistics after each match this weekend will be posted to DePaulBlueDemons.com.

Social Media
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