UNC-PEMBROKE DEFEATS LADY VIKINGS IN STRAIGHT SETS

Kelsey Smith had 7 kills and 3 assisted blocks in ECSU's three set loss to UNC-Pembroke on Wednesday.

Oct. 16, 2013

Final Stats

PEMBROKE, NC- The University of North Carolina-Pembroke used a balanced attack in a three set sweep of Elizabeth City State University (25-13,25-17,25-21) in non-conference volleyball action Wednesday afternoon.

The loss halts ECSU's win streak at four games and they fall to 0-3 against non-conference opponents this season.

The Lady Vikings struggled offensively against the Braves, tallying the same amount of kills and errors (22) to give them a .000 hitting percentage for the game.

Rosetta Becerra led all players with a match high 10 kills and a team best 13 digs. Kelsey Smith added 7 kills, a solo block and three assisted blocks.

No one for UNC-Pembroke (10-12 overall) registered double digits but the Braves displayed a balanced attack with 5 of their 7 players finishing with 5 or more kills.

Sabrina Gonzalez and Sarah Bower led the way with 8 kills apiece.

ECSU (9-7) will return to action against Virginia State University on Tuesday, October 22nd. It will be "Dig Pink" night in support of breast cancer awareness. Game time is scheduled for 6pm at the RL Vaughan Center. Follow on Twitter @ECSUVikings and logo onto www.ecsuvikings.com for more information.