MELBOURNE, Fla. – The No. 8 University of Tampa Spartans sweep the Florida Tech Panthers by set scores of 25-12, 25-16, and 25-17. With the win, UT extends their winning streak to 13 games.
INSIDE THE MATCHUP:
Final: University of Tampa 3, Florida Tech 0 (25-12, 25-16, and 25-17)
Records: Tampa Spartans (19-1, 12-0 SSC) vs. Florida Tech Panthers (5-15, 2-10 SSC)
Location: Charles & Ruth Clemente Center | Melbourne, Fla.
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HOW IT HAPPENED:
Sophomore Sorrel Houghton led the Spartans offensively with 16 kills hitting a whopping .367. Following her efforts was fellow outside hitter, Katie McKiel. McKiel had 10 digs for the Spartans and hit .207 on the night. Tampa ran a 5-1 around setter, Sammy Mueller, who ended the match with 34 total assists. Nicole Dominguez suited up as libero and earned 17 digs for UT.
INSIDE THE STATS:
• Sorrel Houghton led the Spartans in kills with 16 total.
BEYOND THE BOXSCORE:
The University of Tampa has never lost to Florida Tech, and lead the all-time series over the Panthers 85-0.
The Spartans will travel to St. Petersburg, Florida to face the Eckerd Tritons on Saturday at 4:00 p.m. Live stats and a live video webcast will be provided through www.tampaspartans.com.
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