AUSTINTexas – The Concordia Texas volleyball team used a balanced effort to defeat Sul Ross State in four sets. Kinsy Haschke (15 victims, 13 recoveries) and Sarah Ghorley (13 digs, 11 kills) posted double-doubles inside Concordia Fieldhouse on Tuesday.
Selena Cooper (30 passes), Kaitlyn Ruiz (16 excavations) and Camryn Parker (five blocks) all peaked in victory.
The Tornados led wire to wire in the first set for a convincing 25-21 victory. The Lobos responded by running away in Game 2 for a 25-16 win to tie the series.
CTX took a 9-3 lead in Game 3. A 5-0 run from Sul Ross late in the set made it 19-17 but the Tornados would retain the lead with a kill from Ghormley preserving a 25-21 victory in the third set.
Concordia trailed 11-7, before using an 11-1 flurry to take control. The Lobos used a late push, but a Parker kill capped a decisive 25-18 victory in Game 4 and a game win.
The Tornados will now head to Longview, Texas on Friday, Oct. 21, where they will face LeTourneau at 6 p.m.
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