advertisement

Missouri volleyball team falls to Middle Tennessee State

Thursday, September 1, 2011 | 11:15 p.m. CDT

COLUMBIA — The Missouri women’s volleyball team lost its first match of the season, falling 25-13, 28-30, 25-17, 25-15 Thursday at Middle Tennessee State.

Brittney Brimmage and Emily Wilson led the Tigers with 10 kills each. Molly Kreklow had 36 assists. Twenty of those came in the second set, giving her a season high. Pricilla Armendariz had a team-high eight digs.

After struggling through the first set, the Tigers jumped out to a 5-0 lead in the second then had to fight through 10 ties after the 17-minute mark. Missouri won it with consecutive kills from Wilson and Lisa Henning.

The Tigers struggled against a Raiders' defense that finished with 11.5 blocks and 46 digs. The Raiders took advantage of the Tigers’ errors in the final two sets.

Missouri will begin play in the Middle Tennessee Blue Raider Bash against Austin Peay at 5 p.m. Friday.


Like what you see here? Become a member.


Show Me the Errors (What's this?)

Report corrections or additions here. Leave comments below here.

You must be logged in to participate in the Show Me the Errors contest.


Comments

Leave a comment

Speak up and join the conversation! Make sure to follow the guidelines outlined below and register with our site. You must be logged in to comment. (Our full comment policy is here.)

  • Don't use obscene, profane or vulgar language.
  • Don't use language that makes personal attacks on fellow commenters or discriminates based on race, religion, gender or ethnicity.
  • Use your real first and last name when registering on the website. It will be published with every comment. (Read why we ask for that here.)
  • Don’t solicit or promote businesses.

We are not able to monitor every comment that comes through. If you see something objectionable, please click the "Report comment" link.

You must be logged in to comment.

Forget your password?

Don't have an account? Register here.

advertisements