DAVIDSON, N.C. – The Presbyterian College volleyball team dropped a 3-0 (25-20, 25-15, 25-17) decision to Davidson in its opening match of the Davidson Invitational on Friday night at Baker Sports Complex. PC slips to 2-6, while Davidson improves to 3-4.
-Sophomore Lauren Talbert topped the Blue Hose with eight kills, and also pitched in eight digs.
How it Happened
-In the opening set, Davidson jumped out to a 4-1 edge, but PC responded to draw even at 6-6. The Blue Hose slowly built a 15-12 advantage, but an 8-2 Wildcats’ spurt put the hosts on top, 20-17. Davidson closed out the set with a 3-0 run.
-Davidson opened up a 7-2 lead in the second set, and maintained a comfortable margin throughout. The Blue Hose trimmed the gap to three on multiple occasions, but runs of 6-0 and 5-0 helped the Wildcats to a two-set advantage.
-The hosts begun the third set by racing out to a 5-0 lead. PC drew within three at 7-4, but could not get any closer in the final set.
The Blue Hose continue play at the Davidson Invitational on Saturday as they take on UNCW at 10:00 am, and N.C. Central at 4:00 pm.