Volleyball traveled to Lancaster, South Carolina on Saturday to compete in a tri-match with USC Lancaster and Spartanburg Methodist. The Trojans split on the day with one win and one loss giving them a 8-3 record on the year so far.
Game 1: FTCC vs. USC Lancaster (W, 3-1)
In the first game, the Trojans played region 10 opponent USC Lancaster. They dropped the first set by 2 points but bounced back strong taking the next three sets from the Lancers.
Hannah Spexarth (Fayetteville, NC) led the offense for the Trojans with 10 kills and 3 service aces. Jacqueline Woosley (Fayetteville, NC) set up 38 assists for the teams 46 kills in the game. Sonjai Guiles (Georgetown, SC) had a spark on offense and defense with 9 kills and 3 assisted blocks. Aliyah Brown (Fayetteville, NC) was in control of the defense with 15 digs. Morgan Brady (Fayetteville, NC) and Sydney Conklin (Fayetteville, NC) each had 8 kills.
Set scores: 23-25, 25-12, 25-16, 25-20
Game 2: FTCC vs. Spartanburg Methodist (L, 0-3)
In game two, the Trojans were matched with a NJCAA D1 opponent Spartanburg Methodist from Saxon, South Carolina. They were competitive in every set, but fell short to the Pioneers.
Brown led her team again on defense with 14 digs in the match. Spexarth and Brady contributed 6 kills each, Woosley had 21 assists.
Set scores: 23-25, 15-25, 22-25
Volleyball is on the road one more time before coming home to play four games in Horace Sisk. They travel to Cape Fear Community College on Thursday, Sept. 15 for their second conference match up of the year.