FORT WAYNE, Ind. – The Fort Wayne girls’s volleyball group dropped a 5-set heartbreaker to Wright State three-2 (19-25, 25-18, 18-25, 25-12, 15-13).
The Mastodons have been led by Nicole Rightnowar together with her fourth double-double of the season. Rightnowar completed with a match-excessive 19 kills to go together with 10 digs. Katie Crowe and Madison Jaqua additionally earned a double-double. Crowe had 10 kills and 15 digs, and Jaqua completed with 47 assists and 11 digs. Elizabeth Fuerst earned a profession-excessive 14 kills, whereas Elizabeth Britner had a career- and match-excessive 20 digs.
The ‘Dons opened the match scoring 5 of the primary six factors, cruising to the primary-set victory. The second set wanting promising for the Mastodons holding the early lead once more at 13-9. The Raiders got here again late in the body, utilizing an Eight-zero run to take the lead and the set.
Fort Wayne got here out of the break and promptly scored the primary 4 factors of set quantity three. The Mastodons used a trio of four-zero runs to take the set. One other early Mastodon lead in the fourth set was not sufficient as Wright State went on a 7-zero run to win the set and pressure a fifth and last body.
The Mastodons held a 10-Eight lead in the fifth, however it was the Raiders coming again in the top with a 6- run to take the match.
Fort Wayne returns to the courtroom September Eight-9 for the Courtyard Marriott-Canfield Penguin Invitational hosted by Youngstown State.