Saturday, March 6, 2021

Tennessee sweeps Mississippi State

The Lady Vols earned a 3-0 win over the Bulldogs this evening (25-19, 25-17, 25-21). More tonight.

UPDATE: Danielle Mahaffey and Morgahn Fingall had 14 kills each. Mahaffey hit a .542. Ava Bell had 4 blocks, all solo. Natalie Hayward had 29 assists. Madison Bryant had 15 digs.

In the past ten days, Mahaffey and Bell have combined for four of the top five solo block performances in the rally scoring era. Mahaffey ranks 1st (7 vs MSU yesterday) and 5th (3 vs UF on 2/25), while Bell ranks 2nd (4 vs MSU yesterday) and 5th (3 vs UF on 2/26).

Tennessee had a season low 8 hitting errors this evening, the 17th fewest in a match since 2001.