No. 5 Emporia State Falls to No. 19 Pittsburg State
PITTSBURG, Kan. - The No. 5 Hornets struggled hitting the ball while Pittsburg State hit .320 and outdug the Hornets 50-45. ESU hit .240 on the evening in the 23-25, 26-28 and 22-25 loss to the Gorillas.
All-American Arica Shepard had another double-double for the Hornets with 14 kills and 11 digs. She was joined in double figure kills by Megan Koster with 10 and in double figure digs by Amy Byfield with 14. Ting Liu had 41 assists on the evening. For the Gorillas Sammie Williams led the way with a match high 17 kills.
The Hornets will now face Missouri Southern on Nov. 8 in Joplin, Mo. at 7 p.m.
Article courtesy of Emporia State athletics.