LA MIRADA, Calif. – The University of Great Falls Volleyball team opened the season with a three set loss to sixth-ranked Midland University at a tournament on California.
Lady Argo volleyball held the lead halfway through two sets against MU, but late rallies in each game gave the Warriors a 3-0 (25-15, 25-15, 25-15) win over UGF. The match was the first for UGF in the two day, four match 2016 Biola Volleyball/Red Lion-Anaheim Summer Slam.
“There were some bright spots, but overall there were way too many miscues errors on our part,” UGF Head Coach Arunas Duda said in a press release. “It definitely looked like our first match of the year against a veteran team.”
Madison Wilhelm led the team in kills with five, while senior libero Chadwick Kennedy paced the Argos with 12 digs.
UGF’s next opponent is another ranked teams. The Lady Argos take on no. 16 Westmont University at 5 p.m. MT, on August 18th, around 6 hours from the end of the team’s match against Midland.