SAVANNAH, Ga. – The University of Montevallo volleyball team (13-14, 4-7 PBC) dropped a tight match with #16 Armstrong Atlantic State University (30-0, 10-0 PBC), 3-0. The Pirates have not lost a match all season but the Falcons would not be intimidated as they fought in every single set falling 25-22, 25-22 and 25-18. Sophomore Manyi Ati (Lawrenceville, Ga./Grayson) led the Falcons with 14 kills and three blocks while hitting .500. Freshman Michelle Walker (Houston, Texas/Elkins) added 12 kills, 11 digs and a pair of blocks while hitting .375.
Senior setter Anna Garrison (LaVergne, Tenn./LaVergne) had 33 assists and 14 digs both of which were team highs. Senior Jessica Guidry (Fort Walton Beach, Fla./Pensacola State College) chipped in 12 digs as well.
The Falcons as a team hit .212 while Armstrong came in just a bit better at .243.
Armstrong was led by Brendyce Budd who had 11 kills and 12 digs.
The Falcons will return to action tomorrow at 1 p.m. as they travel to PBC foe Flagler College.