Aggies Torch Marist in Tucson

TUCSON, Ariz. – The New Mexico Point out volleyball crew rode a dominant offensive efficiency to a straight-established gain around Marist, 25-16, 25-16, 25-13, in its closing match at the Cactus Vintage in Tucson, Ariz., on Saturday afternoon. The Aggies strike .425 on the working day to complete the Cactus vintage 2-1.
“I believed we ended up pretty efficient now,” said head coach Mike Jordan. “Naturally Marist will not have the very same form of expertise as Arizona and we ended up capable to participate in at the tempo we desired but we experienced some fairly good manufacturing, I considered Alana Embry set her very best match of the weekend, with any luck , some of the more youthful gamers constructed up some self confidence. We’re 2-1 and now we have get ready to host some fantastic groups at home next weekend.”
NM Point out (2-1, – WAC) failed to choose prolonged to get going as it .382 on 34 swings in the first established even though keeping Marist to .194 on its way to a 25-16 gain. The Aggies well balanced attack acquired 4 kills each from Lia Mosher, Victoria Barrett and Mari Sharp in the established.
The next set was a back again-and-forth affair to commence, with the two groups tied at seven early in the body. The Aggies started pulling absent and led 12-7, forcing Marist (1-2, – MAAC) to call timeout. Adhering to the timeout, the Purple Foxes clawed back to within just two, 13-11. On the other hand, NM Condition ripped off a 12-5 run that sealed the second frame 25-16. The Aggies built off their first established and strike a pink-very hot .591 in the second.
NM Condition then took management early in the determining established, jumping out to a 10-2 guide and never ever looking again on its way to a commanding 25-13 win in the decider. NM Point out pressured 7 Crimson Fox assault faults in the body as Marist hit just .062 in the third and ultimate set.
Barrett led the way for the Aggies, recording a double-double with 10 kills and 11 digs on the afternoon. Mosher looked real to type as the senior center strike 8 kills on nine swings to finish with an .889 hitting percentage, a vocation higher,  while Mari Sharp posted profession-highs in both equally kills (8) and hitting percentage (.389). In the guide group, Carly Aigner-Swesey paced NM Condition with 24 as libero Darian Markham recorded 12 digs.
As a staff NM Point out held Marist to just .118 hitting on the afternoon, forcing 16 attack problems from the Crimson Foxes.
The Aggies are now set to return property wherever they host the Springhill Suites Invitational, beginning with a match towards Northwestern on Friday, Sept. 3, at 10 a.m. (MT). Admirers unable to go to can stream the match reside on the WAC Electronic Network or tune into 91.5FM KRUX for the phone.

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