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Pitt Volleyball Move Up One Spot to No. 3 in Latest AVCA Poll

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The Pitt volleyball program continues to have a fantastic season after advancing to the NCAA Regional Final in the spring, moving up one spot in the latest AVCA Volleyball Poll.

The Panthers (20-2, 10-2 ACC) moved to No. 3 in the nation on Monday after sweeping both Wake Forest and Virginia Tech at the Fitzgerald Field House. 

Pitt remains in the Top 5 for the ninth consecutive week and the 65th week in a row appearing in the Top 25.

The Blue and Gold are 4-2 against ranked teams this season.

The Texas Longhorns (56 first-place votes) and Louisville Cardinals (8) hold the top two spots on the coaches poll. 

Last Wednesday, in the NCAAVB Committee Top 10, Pitt ranked fourth behind Louisville, Texas, and Wisconsin.

The Panthers will conclude the 2021 regular season hosting Louisville on November 24, one month after after a five-set road lost October 24.

Pitt returns to action Friday night hosting Syracuse at 7 p.m.

Sandy Schall, Coldwell Banker

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