|Tennessee Wesleyan Univ||25||25||14||25||3|
|Bluefield (Va.)||Indv. Leaders||Tennessee Wesleyan Univ|
|#20 Ellen Johnson - 15||Kills||#22 Sundara Chinn - 17|
|4 Players - 1||Blocks||2 Players (#13,#22) - 3|
|#10 Lexie Mocarski - 19||Digs||#15 Kailyn Lillie - 19|
|#16 Ashlyn VanDyke - 3||Aces||#6 Sierra Ingraham - 3|
|Bluefield (Va.)||Team Statistics||Tennessee Wesleyan Univ|
The Lady Bulldogs hosted AAC foe Bluefield College for their home opener.
TWU took the first two sets (25-18, 25-21) before falling 14-25 in the 3rd set. The Lady Bulldogs won the final set 25-21.
The first match remained within a point until the Lady Bulldogs went on rally to take the lead 20-15 and then extend it to 22-15 with two kills by Seirra Ingraham. The Rams tried to comeback making the score 23-18 but TWU got the final two points.
Bluefield came out in the 2nd set to take a 4-0 lead, TWU came back to within one at 4-3 but Bluefield began to pull away again to 10-5. The game was tied at 13, 14, and 15 but Bluefield took a 19-15 lead. It was tied again at 21, before the Lady Bulldogs scored the final before Olivia Fisher had the final three kills to give the Lady Bulldogs the 2nd set.
Bluefield led the entire 3rd set to win 25-14.
The Lady Bulldogs took the lead in the final set at 9-8 and never looked back. Bluefield made an effort to come back but service error by Bluefield, and then a kill by Sierra Ingraham, Mandi Flores and Sundara Chinn gave the Lady Bulldogs the final win.
The Lady Bulldogs will travel to Maryville College on Thursday to play at 6:30 pm before returning home next Tuesday to face Union College at 6:30 pm.