Ashburn, Va. (September 30, 2014) – The Huskies fell to the Falcons 22-25, 18-25 and 13-25 on Tuesday night, September 30, at the Falcons home court.
Tuscarora (7-5-1) squared off against the Briar Woods Falcons (7-2) in a rivalry conference match-up. Coming off an impressive showing at the Raider Rumble Invitational, the Huskies entered the contest with high hopes of defeating their conference rival and former head coach. The Falcons proved to be a formidable opponent that sported a relentless offense and stellar defense that was too much for the Huskies to overcome.
The Huskies and Falcons traded kills in the close first and second set but clutch serving proved to be the difference as the Huskies struggled in serve receive. The third and final set saw the Falcons show off their dominating offense that kept the Huskies on their heals.
Tuscarora looks to bounce back from the tough loss with a conference match-up against the Potomac Falls Panthers led by star setter Holly Carlton.
Huskies Player of the Match was Sydney Garrell, who put in a solid effort in the loss, recording 7 kills on 13 attempts, 11 digs, and 3 aces.