Sep 7, 2013
WACO, Texas - UT Arlington pushed past Baylor's volleyball team in four sets Saturday morning, 25-18, 25-27, 25-12, 25-17. Taylor Gross paced the Mavericks with 13 kills, and UTA hit .292 for the match. However, the story of the match was UTA's defense, recording 16 blocks while holding the Bears to a .106 hitting percentage.
In the losing effort, Zoe Adom posted a season-high 19 kills on a .342 attack percentage and Laura Jones added 11 kills. Charmaine Whitmore was devastating to the Bears' offensive attack with 12 assisted blocks while Gross added eight total blocks.
Baylor's 1-5 start to the season is the slowest since the 1995 team began the year at 0-6. UT Arlington improved to 4-2 on the season.
- Zoe Adom posted a season-high 19 kills with a .342 attack percentage
- Amy Rosenbaum passed 40 assists for the third time this season.
- Laura Jones' 11 kills gives her three double-digit kill matches on the season for Baylor.
STAT OF THE GAME I
58 - Combined errors for the Bears: Attack Errors (34), Service Errors (8), Receiving Errors (8) Blocking Errors (3), Ball-Handling Errors (5)
The Bears close the Baylor Classic at 7 p.m. Saturday with a match against Mississippi State.