SPARTANBURG, S.C. - The University of Tennessee at Chattanooga volleyball team dropped its second match of the weekend against Wofford, 3-0 (23-25, 13-23, 13-23) on Sunday. Sophomore Laura Brock (Chattanooga, Tenn.) registered her fifth double-double of the season with a match-high 13 kills and 10 digs.
The Lady Mocs played well in the first set outhitting the Terriers only committing three errors, but 17 kills powered Wofford to a 25-23 win. From there, Chattanooga commited 25 errors in the final two sets allowing the Terriers to improve their record to 17-9 and 4-6 in the Southern Conference, while the Lady Mocs fell to 11-12, 3-8.
Freshman Meagan Ernd (Munster, Ind.) notched five kills and recorded a new season-high 13 digs. With two kills each, sophomores Ellie Kuhn (San Antonio, Texas) and Jessica Scott (Lawrence, Kan.) were a part of the Chattanooga attack, while Scott dug up 13 attacks.
Setting up 23 kills, junior Bailee Chastain (Signal Mountain, Tenn.) also added two kills and seven digs.
The team's freshman libero Paula Passmore (Merritt Island, Fla.) led the match with 22 digs including 13 in the first set.
The Lady Mocs are back in action on Wednesday against Kennesaw State at Maclellan Gym as a part of Blue-Gold Week and the team's "Dig for a Cure" Match. First serve is scheduled for 7 p.m. and the players will sign autographs following the match for the annual volleyball camp reunion day.
Wofford def. Chattanooga 25-23,25-13,25-13
Chattanooga (11-12, 3-8 SoCon) (Kills-aces-blocks) - BROCK, Laura
13-0-0; ERND, Meagan 5-0-1; BARNES, Courtney 4-1-3; CHASTAIN, Bailee
2-0-1; KUHN, Ellie 2-0-1; SCOTT, Jessica 2-0-0; HARVILLE, Stephanie
1-0-2; Totals 29-1-4.0. (Assists) - CHASTAIN, Bailee 23. (Dig leaders)
- PASSMORE, Paula 22; ERND, Meagan 13; BROCK, Laura 10; SCOTT, Jessica
Wofford (17-9, 4-6 SoCon) (Kills-aces-blocks) - Shanna Hughes 11-1-1;
Catelyn Amende 10-1-4; Stacy Byrd 8-1-5; Joanna Suddath 4-4-6; Rachel
Woodlee 4-0-4; Arden Anderson 0-0-5; Reagan Styles 0-1-0; Totals
37-8-14.0. (Assists) - Joanna Suddath 27. (Dig leaders) - Sarah Palmer
21; Shanna Hughes 17; Stacy Byrd 12; Joanna Suddath 8
Site: Spartanburg, S.C. (Ben Johnson Arena)
Date: Oct 25, 2009 Attend: 198 Time: 1:30
Referees: Doug Fagan, Greg Fletcher