Tiger volleyball 4-0 at Panhandle tourney
Published on -9/2/2012, 7:16 PM
By The Hays Daily News
GOODWELL, Okla. -- The Fort Hays State University volleyball team started the season with four wins at the Oklahoma-Panhandle State Tournament on Friday and Saturday. FHSU defeated University of the Southwest (N.M.), 25-8, 25-18, 25-15 and beat Bacone College, 25-7, 25-16, 25-12 on Friday. On Saturday, FHSU won 3-2 against Fort Lewis (25-15, 28-26, 15-25, 19-25, 15-7) and 3-2 versus Southern Arkansas (23-25, 25-19, 25-15, 21-25, 15-12).
In the first match, sophomore Kylee Hoagland delivered 12 kills and .409 hitting percentage, sophomore Taylor Mares added eight kills and hit .469. Junior libero Makenzie Weinman finished with a match-high 18 digs.
Hoagland tacked on nine kills against Bacone, while junior Madison Schwartz added eight and Mares collected six. Mares hit .750 for the match, while Hoagland hit .600.
Against Fort Lewis, junior Jenna Ulrich collected 15 kills and a .538 hitting percentage. Weinman collected 30 digs. In the Southern Arkansas win, Hoagland and Ulrich had 12 kills and Weinman had 18 digs.