Cal Poly

Cal Poly volleyball team drops two matches in Texas

Cal Poly’s volleyball team fell to 0-3 with two 3-0 losses Saturday at the 26 West Longhorn Classic.

After a 3-0 loss to No. 19 San Diego on Friday, the Mustangs fell 3-0 to No. 2 Texas and LSU on Saturday.

Holly Franks had a team-high eight kills in the 25-17, 25-16, 25-20 loss to Texas. Megan Groess had seven kills, Molly Pon tallied six kills, Nicole Kessler had 12 digs and Kate Walters handed out 27 assists with nine digs.

Cal Poly was held to a .008 hitting percentage by the Longhorns, who hit .305.

In a 25-19, 25-21, 25-15 loss to LSU, Pon had eight kills, and Franks added six. Kessler again had a team-high with 11 digs. The Mustangs hit .124 for the match to LSU’s .239.