WILMINGTON, N.C. – The Presbyterian College volleyball team fell to Stetson 3-1 in the second of three matches in the Courtyard by Marriott Volleyball Classic at UNC Wilmington.
The Blue Hose fell to 2-10 while the Hatters went to 5-7 on the season. Stetson won the first set 25-9 and the second set 25-23 before PC took the third set 25-19. The Hatters finished the fourth set 25-12 to capture the victory.
In the second set, Stetson jumped out to a 15-12 lead before the Blue Hose battled back to capture the lead 18-15. The Hatters tied the score at 19-19 before they jumped out to a 22-19 lead. The Blue Hose pulled within one three times before the set ended at 25-23.
The third set was tied three times with the last being 16-16, but the Blue Hose never trailed in the set. Presbyterian outscored the Hatters 9-3 after the final tie in the third set to win 25-19 to force an extra set.
Presbyterian plays their final match in the Courtyard by Marriott Volleyball Classic at 5 p.m. today against Maryland-Eastern Shore.