The Central Connecticut volleyball team swept St. Francis Brooklyn, 3-0 (25-21, 25-16, 25-22), on Saturday in Brooklyn, NY. Central improved to 14-7 overall and 7-3 in the Northeast Conference with the victory. Sophomore Erin McDermott had a double-double with 18 assists and 10 digs for the Blue Devils.
CCSU returns to action on Friday night at 7:00 p.m. when it hosts Sacred Heart.
The Blue Devils used a 4-0 run to break a tie in the opening set and take a 10-6 lead. The Terriers closed within 23-21 late in the set, but Central would score two straight to end the set.
Central controlled the second set and led by as much as 22-12 en route to taking a 2-0 lead in the match.
CCSU opened the third set with five straight service points by McDermott and never trailed in the frame. The Terriers managed to claw within, 24-22, but a kill by Smith ended the match.
The Blue Devils host Sacred Heart on Friday night to begin their final home weekend of the regular season.