WINTER PARK, Fla. (September 21, 2012) - The Rollins volleyball team opened up Sunshine State Conference action in the friendly confines of Warden Arena and suffered a 3-0 (13-25, 19-25, 14-25) loss to the No. 7 Tampa Spartans.
Rollins struggled in the opening frame hitting .059 as a team. Indest registered four of her nine kills in the first set. The seventh-ranked Spartans closed out the set on a 5-0 run and won by a score of 25-13.
In the second set, the Tars fared better hitting a .160 as a team but went down 25-19. The Tars and Spartans tied the score on seven occasions with the final tie coming from Tampa at 11-all. The Spartans then went on a 4-0 run to take a 15-11 lead. Rollins followed that set with a 25-14 loss in the third set.
Three Spartans led the way for Tampa with Danielle Selkridge and Jessica Yingling each posting 12 kills apiece while Holly Reschke added 11.
The Tars will be back in SSC action on Saturday, Sept. 22 as they play host to the Eckerd Tritons. Match time is set for 4 p.m. Fans can follow the action live on the Tars Sports Network at RollinsSports.com.