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Feb 27, 2020 11:06AM

Liam Maxwell (pictured) tallied 26 kills and hit .449 but it was not enough as North Greenville rallied for a 3-1 (21-25, 25-21, 25-23, 25-16) victory in Conference Carolinas men’s volleyball action last Tuesday night.

How it happened

Andrew Kohut also reached double figures in kills with 11. He added six digs. Belmont Abbey outhit the hosts .272 to .255. Brennan Davis registered 40 assists and six digs. Daniel Cerqua led the defensive effort with 11 digs. North Greenville had 13 service aces to The Abbey’s four and posted an advantage in blocks, 8.5 to 3. In the opening set, BAC scored the final five points for a 25-21 victory. NGU posted a similar late run in the second to even the match.  A 5-0 Belmont Abbey lead in the third extended to 12-6, but NGU used five straight of its own to even the set at 13-13. The visitors led 23-23, but service errors and two attack errors put NGU ahead 2-1. NGU controlled the fourth set, breaking a 4-4 tie with six consecutive points. With the score 15-13, North Greenville rattled off five straight and 10 of the final 11 points.