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UTA volleyball opens 2019 Maverick Classic with sweep of Incarnate Word

The volleyball team (3-1) opened the 2019 Maverick Classic with a sweep of the University of the Incarnate Word on Friday at College Park Center.

Head coach J.T. Wenger praised two outside hitters, senior Kylie Jedlicka and freshman Meredith Fisher, for their performance in the home opener.

Wenger said despite being targeted by Incarnate Word , Jedlicka passed and hit well, ending the night with a match-leading 11 kills and two service aces. He described Fisher’s showing as a “monster match.” The freshman notched 10 kills for the first time this season.

UTA opened the first set on a 7-0 scoring run to bring the score to 8-4.