Volleyball loses two of three

After winning their previous six matches, the Tech volleyball team took on the Boston College Eagles on Friday, Oct 23, and won 3-0. However, Tech lost two more matches, one to Maryland and one to Middle Tennessee State to end their seven game winning streak.

Against the Eagles, Tech hit .404 as a team and won the match in straight sets. Junior outside hitter Bailey Hunter led the Jackets with 12 kills, and sophomore middle blocker Alexis Woodson contributed with nine kills.

The next match saw the Jackets lose their first ACC game since Sept. 26. Maryland defeated Tech 3-0 as the Jackets only hit .182. Sophomore Monique Mead had a team-high 13 kills for Tech and Hunter chipped in nine kills and five digs.

The Jackets next took on the Blue Raiders in a Tuesday night match. Tech came out flat, losing their first two sets of the match. Hunter and Mead combined for 25 kills, but the team only hit .161 for the match.
Tech’s next opponent is against Wake Forest on Oct. 29.