The U.S. Army sitting volleyball team competed in two exhibitions Saturday night at Rec Hall after the men's volleyball team defeated George Mason.
The Army is preparing to field a team for this April's upcoming Warrior Games held in Colorado Springs, Colo. The warrior games is a competition between the five branches of the military that competes in over 20 sports.
The team first faced members of Penn State Ability Athletics and it was the first time that Penn State Ability Athletics had played in a volleyball match. The program has athletes from Penn State and the surrounding area that compete in track & field, swimming, power lifting, weightlifting, and wheelchair basketball.
The Army squad then faced seven members of the women's volleyball team.
Competing for the Nittany Lions were:
Sophomore Deja McClendon
Sophomore Ali Longo
Redshirt Freshman Maggie Harding
Freshman Lacey Fuller
Redshirt Freshman Erica Denney
Junior Kristin Carpenter
Freshman Dominique Gonzalez