The Texas State volleyball team won the opening game of Sun Belt Conference play Sept. 16 against the UT-Arlington Mavericks in five sets.
The match was the first meeting between the two schools since Texas State defeated UT- Arlington in last year’s conference championship. The Bobcats had 67 kills, 66 assists and 92 digs in the match.
Texas State rallied to win the second set 25-22, overcoming a 7-2 deficit. The Bobcats tallied 12 kills, 12 assists and 22 digs in the second set. Jordan Kohl, freshman right-side hitter, and Jordan Moore, sophomore setter, substituted later in the set, changing the momentum in favor of the Bobcats.