Hickory, NC - Cape Fear volleyball lost two tough matches on Saturday, losing 3-0 to both Wallace State Community College and Lansing Community College.
The Sea Devils entered Saturday after going 1-1 during Friday's matches, losing in the early afternoon to Owens Community College, the top ranked team in Division II. They followed up with a 3-0 win over Northern Virginia Community College.
Their first matchup on Saturday came against Wallace State. They found it difficult to find a rhythm, losing 25-16, 25-11, and 25-18.
Later that afternoon, they faced Lansing Community College. The match was much closer, but they lost the sets 25-23, 28-26, and 25-22.
"This was a great weekend but a tough weekend," said head coach Emily Coleman. "We put ourselves in tough situations that we never should've been in. We also needed to maintain a lead."
The two losses today drop Cape Fear to 15-3 on the season. They return home to play Wake Tech Community College on Friday, October 13th.
Courtesy of Nick Denning