August 31, 20181st2nd3rdFinal
ETSU2525253
Tulsa1721130
ETSUTeam StatsTLS
.280Hitting Pct..102
40Kills32
12Errors21
100Total Attacks108
39Assists30
7Aces1
51Digs41
6.0Blocks5.0
ETSULeadersTLS
Leah Clayton - 14
KillsTHORSON - 10
Alyssa Kvarta - 32
AssistsPARDO - 14
LEDYARD - 14
Kaela Massey - 5
AcesTHORSON - 1
Marija Popovic - 20
DigsHORSFALL - 13
Mariah McPartland - 3
Alyssa Kvarta - 3
Braedyn Tutton - 3
BlocksTHORSON - 2
COOK - 2
SAVADOVE - 2
August 31, 20181st2nd3rdFinal
UMBC2516170
ETSU2725253
UMBCVB18Team StatsETSU
.150Hitting Pct..259
38Kills43
21Errors14
113Total Attacks112
38Assists40
2Aces5
46Digs52
7.0Blocks8.0
UMBCVB18LeadersETSU
Paola Rojas - 9
Carmen Freeman - 9
KillsLeah Clayton - 13
Krytsia Negron - 32
AssistsAlyssa Kvarta - 29
Brooke Hayden - 1
Krytsia Negron - 1
AcesKaela Massey - 3
Krytsia Negron - 11
DigsMarija Popovic - 21
Paola Rojas - 4
BlocksKaela Massey - 4
Mariah McPartland - 4
September 01, 20181st2nd3rdFinal
ETSU2625253
Belmont Bruins2411170
ETSUTeam StatsBEL
.241Hitting Pct..092
42Kills28
16Errors19
108Total Attacks98
38Assists28
4Aces2
42Digs42
6.0Blocks1.0
ETSULeadersBEL
Leah Clayton - 13
KillsMULLINS - 7
FLOYD - 7
Alyssa Kvarta - 32
AssistsMASON - 28
Leah Clayton - 2
AcesMULLINS - 1
LEPAGE - 1
Alyssa Kvarta - 11
DigsKELLEY - 15
Braedyn Tutton - 4
BlocksLEPAGE - 1
MASON - 1
Bucs back on the road for Bruiser Showcase
Bucs back on the road for Bruiser Showcase
Thursday, August 30, 2018

ETSU will play Tulsa, UMBC, and Belmont

NASHVILLE, Tenn. (Aug. 30, 2018) – The Bucs will get back on the road to travel to Nashville, Tenn. for the Bruiser Showcase, hosted by Belmont. Once again ETSU will face three opponents in the span of two days. They are scheduled to play Tulsa, UMBC, and Belmont.

TOURNAMENT CENTRAL (all times in ET):

Aug. 31 | 10:30 a.m. | Tulsa | LIVE STATS

Aug. 31 | 5:00 p.m. | UMBC | LIVE SATS

Sept. 1 | 3:00 p.m. | Belmont | LIVE STATS | VIDEO

LAST TIME OUT: ETSU returned from the Gamecock Invitational with a 2-1 record with wins over Clemson and Texas A&M CC. As a team, ETSU had more kills than their opponents combined and had 21 blocks over three matches. Leah Clayton (Danville, Va.) and Alyssa Kvarta (Crown Point, Ind.) were named to the Gamecock Invitational All-Tournament Team. All 13 Bucs saw action last weekend.

SERIES HISTORY:

ETSU vs. Tulsa: This will be their first meeting.

ETSU vs. UMBC: This will be their first meeting.

ETSU vs. Belmont: Belmont holds a 9-3 all-time record against the Bucs. The last meeting was in 2011. 

A LOOK AT ETSU:  The Bucs will enter this weekend’s tournament with a 2-1 record after downing Clemson and Texas A&M CC. ETSU is led by upperclassmen. Clayton currently leads the team in kills, with AJ Lux (Shelbyville, Ind.) just behind her. Kvarta has captained the Bucs’ offense with her kills, assists, and digs. Mariah McPartland (Boone, Iowa) currently leads the Bucs in blocks and Marija Popovic (Belgrade, Serbia) leads the team in digs.

A LOOK AT TULSA: Tulsa has a 2-1 record coming into the tournament with wins coming from Bowling Green and Wofford. Their one loss of the season came against Purdue. Tulsa has three strong hitters and two main setters running a 6-2.

A LOOK AT UMBC: UMBC comes into Friday with a 1-2 record. They played Navy, Penn State, and Eastern Kentucky, at the Penn State Invitational. They return 11 letterwinners, while losing three and welcoming three. UMBC returns five of their starters from last season.

A LOOK AT BELMONT: Belmont enters the weekend with an 0-5 record. The Bruins finished last season with a 14-15 record. They lost four starters and return one. Maggie Mullins currently leads the Bruins with a 2.69 kills per set average with 43 kills.

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