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ETSU volleyball upsets Jacksonville on senior day, 3-2
Saturday, November 07, 2009
"This was a great carry over from last night," said head coach Lindsey Devine. "When this team buys into the game plan and puts it all out on the court we are very good. I think we started strong and really thrived on the emotions from it being senior day. We showed a lot of heart, and if we put everything out on the court and have no regrets then we feel like we will come away with a good result."
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The Dolphins jumped out to a 9-4 lead in the second set, but the Buccaneers battled back to cut the
In the third set, ETSU came out playing determined as they got out to a quick 7-3 lead. The Dolphins looked to rally, but the Bucs played tough getting out to an eight point lead at 22-14. The Buccaneers won the set on a Dolphin attack error as they took a 2-1 lead in the match. Dyck led the way for the Bucs with six kills in the set.
After ETSU got out to a 4-1 lead in the fourth set, Jacksonville went on to win seven-straight points to take a 8-4 lead. The Bucs cut the Dolphin lead to one point at 15-14, but Jacksonville held on to win the set 25-20 tying the match at 2-all.
Play was tight early in the final set. With the score tied 4-4, the Bucs went on 6-2 run to go out in front 10-6. ETSU went on to win the match on a Cogburn kill, 15-11.
The Bucs (11-16, 9-9 A-Sun) are back in action on Friday at 7 p.m. as they head to