Golden Eagles Playing In University Plaza Volleyball Invitational


Friday, August 31st 2012, 6:21 pm
By: News On 6


The Oral Roberts volleyball team won its second game of the University Plaza Invitational in Springfield, Mo. Friday afternoon. The Golden Eagles downed University of Arkansas-Little Rock in five sets (20-25, -19, -22, 20-25, 15-6).

ORU dropped their first game of the tournament last night, dropping a five-set match to Missouri State.

Against UALR, Sheina Fernandes led the GOlden Eagles with 17 kills, while Tatum Fredeen added 12.

Defensively, the Golden Eagles held the Trojans to a .173 hit percentage, and had five players with double-digit kills, led by Bruna Silva's 20.

ORU faces Austin Peay Saturday at 10 am CT, while No. 11 Dayton will be its opponent at 3 pm CT.