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Air Force Knocks Off Nevada Volleyball

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The University of Nevada (2-19, 0-9 MW) volleyball team lost a Mountain West match at Air Force (5-16, 2-7 MW) in three sets on Thursday night.  The Wolf Pack lost by scores of 25-20, 25-12 and 25-16 to drop to 2-19 on the season and 0-9 in MW play.  The Falcons improved to 5-16 and 2-7 in the MW.

In the first set the AFA built a 13-7 advantage and held on for the 25-20 victory.  The Falcons led by 10 points midway through set two and won 25-12 to take a 2-0 advantage in the match.  In the third set the Falcons again built a 10-point advantage 18-8 and settled for the 25-16 victory and 3-0 match win.

Junior Tessa Lea'ea led the Pack with six kills and setter Lyndsey Anderson had 11 assists.

Maggie Sherrill and Akokwe Clement finished with 13 and 10 kills respectively for the Falcons.  Setter Hillary Keltner totaled 32 assists and Rebecca Bates had a match-high 11 digs.

The Pack hit .055 in the match and the Falcons .341.  Nevada held a 5-4 advantage in blocks.

Nevada plays at New Mexico on Saturday afternoon at noon Pacific.


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