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APSU Volleyball defeats Missouri State, falls to Wright State

 

APSU Women's VolleyballMuncie, IN – Junior Brooke Moore became the first Austin Peay State University (APSU) Volleyball player to post a 20-20 performance since 2009, helping the Govs earn a split of its Saturday contests at the Active Ankle Challenge hosted by Ball State.

Austin Peay Women's Volleyball junior Brooke Moore had 29 kills and 22 digs in win over Missouri State, Saturday. (APSU Sports Information)

Austin Peay Women’s Volleyball junior Brooke Moore had 29 kills and 22 digs in win over Missouri State, Saturday. (APSU Sports Information)

The Govs defeated Missouri State in five sets (25-23, 25-19, 22-25, 24-26, 15-13) before falling to red-hot Wright State in three sets (16-25, 27-29, 19-25).

Moore opened the day with the best performance of her career, amassing 29 kills and 22 digs in the Govs five-set win against Missouri State. It was the first 20-20 performance by a Govs hitter since Stephanie Champine’s 21-kill, 25-dig performance in 2009.

In addition, her 29 kills was the fourth-best single-match total in program history and most since 2012.

In the nightcap, Moore and sophomore Jenna Panning each had 12 kills in the Govs three-set loss to Wright State, which won its 11th consecutive match. The Moore-Panning tandem accounted for 24 of the Govs 37 kills in the match.

Moore earned Active Ankle Challenge all-tournament team honors after leading the Govs with 47 kills (4.27/set), a .260 attack percentage and 43 digs (3.91/set).

Next Up For APSU Volleyball

Austin Peay State University Volleyball continues its season-opening 16-match road trip with a 6:00pm, Tuesday contest at Western Kentucky.


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