|August 20, 2019||1st||2nd||3rd||Final|
- 8||Digs||RIVERA ORTIZ
MADASZ - 1
SULLIVAN - 1
WILLIAMS - 1
OPENING MATCH: Tennessee State volleyball starts its season off with an exhibition match against North Alabama. The match will take place at 4 p.m. Tuesday, August 20 in the Gentry Center.
TSU UPDATE: Welcoming back seven returners and ten newcomers, Tennessee State is looking to improve its record from last season. In head coach Donika Sutton’s second season at the helm, TSU placed eighth in the league with a 9-19 overall record and a trip to the Ohio Valley Conference tournament. Julia Pierson, voted All-OVC Preseason, leads the team with 364 kills, 3.37 per set and averaged 3.95 points per set. Sutton and the Tigers look forward to starting its season off with a win.
ABOUT NORTH ALABAMA: In its first season under head coach Bob White, UNA went 4-21, 2-14 in its new conference, the Atlantic Sun. Since the end of the season, White signed eight new players looking to make a comeback from season one and make it to the ASUN tournament.
SERIES HISTORY: Tennessee State and North Alabama will meet for the first time.
UP NEXT: Tennessee State volleyball will travel to Auburn on Friday, Aug. 30 for the War Eagle Invitational. Tigers will compete against Auburn, Butler and New Mexico State.