WASHINGTON – Aleksandra Kazala finished with eight kills and Kristen Largay had a dozen digs, but American University lost to the Zhejiang, China Volleyball Club, 25-17, 25-19, 25-15 in an exhibition match Tuesday at Bender Arena.
Zhejiang, the runner-up in the Chinese Volleyball League last season, held a 47-26 edge in kills and hit .321 in the match. Li Jing had 18 kills, including 10 in the second set.
American, 7-6 overall this season, plays host to Loyola Maryland in its Patriot League opener on Friday at 7 p.m.
Tickets to all AU home volleyball matches are available at the Bender Arena Box Office. General admission seats are $8 for adults and $5 for children. AU students are admitted free with a valid student ID.