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Trojans Drop Four-Setter to Mercer

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MARTIN, Tenn. – put down 14 kills and registered double-digit digs for the sixth consecutive match but Little Rock couldn't extend the team's momentum in a 3-1 loss to Mercer in the opening match of the Skyhawk Invitational Friday morning.

Barbosa hit .393 to lead the way for Little Rock (2-8) in a match that featured 20 tie scores and 10 lead changes. Mercer (6-5) was led by the 17 kills and .429 hitting percentage of Roberta Todd while Jaida Howell hit .632 with 13 kills for the Bears.

FINAL: Mercer 3, Little Rock 1 | 23-25, 25-23, 25-17, 25-19 | Box Score | PDF

Behind the Box Score

  • The first set witnessed six ties and two lead changes overall.