Top-seeded American claimed their 11th Patriot League title in the last 13 years with a 3-0 win over defending champion Colgate in the League championship on Sunday, Nov. 24 at Bender Arena in Washington, D.C. The Eagles will take a League-record 32 wins into the NCAA Tournament, eclipsing the previous mark of 30 set by Army in 1990.
Senior Julie Crum was named Tournament MVP and was joined by teammates Monika Smidova and Allison Cappellino on the All-Tournament Team. Crum had 15 kills and 10 digs in the decisive win over the Raiders.
|2013 Patriot League Volleyball Championship Schedule:|
Location: Bender Arena, American University, Washington, D.C.
|Saturday, Nov. 23|
|#1 American 3, #4 Lehigh 0||2 p.m.||Watch on PLN | Live Stats | Box Score | Recap|
|#2 Colgate 3, #3 Army 0||5 p.m.||Watch on PLN | Live Stats | Box Score | Recap|
|Sunday, Nov. 24|
|#1 American 3, #2 Colgate 0||2 p.m.||Watch on PLN | Live Stats | Box Score | Recap|