NORTH ANDOVER, MA –The Merrimack volleyball team couldn't put away UMass Lowell when it had its chances late and were downed by the score of 3-0 on Wednesday night at the Volpe Gym. Merrimack had many opportunities late in sets to take the game, but they were unable to defeat the River Hawks and fell to 3-11 (0-2 NE-10) on the season.
Game scores against UMass Lowell: 26-24, 28-26, 25-22.
The Warriors played very well all night as they pushed two sets into overtime but they could not come up with the clutch point when it was needed most. In set one, the Warriors were tied at 24 with the serve but they were unable to come up with points as the River Hawks scored the final two points of set one for the victory.
Merrimack (3-11, 0-2 NE-10) will travel to New Haven for a 7 p.m. tilt on Friday September 30.