On Tuesday, August 30 2016, Union County College Women's Volleyball team traveled to Lehigh Carbon Community College in Pennsylvania for their opening match of the 2016 season. Union County College did extremely well and dominated the court in a three game match. The score of the first set found Union on top reaching 25 points with LCCC only being able to put up 8 point. During the second set, Union County College won a closer fought battle with a score of 25 to 13 and the final set was 25 to 14 where Union shut out LCCC for the night with a straight 3-0 sets.
Returning player and captain #7 Giovanna DelSordo had a tremendous night with 7 Kills. Another returning player that brought a lot to the court was #1 Monique Spann who also have 7 Kills on LCCC Cougars. Coaches Ronald Szotak and Greg Thompson, are excited about this season's potential successes with a solid squad of players including a balance of returning players and incoming freshmen.