Source: Saint Mary's Athletics
(Halifax, NS) - The Saint Mary's Huskies went 1-1 on Friday as co-hosts of the opening AUS volleyball tournament this weekend at Dalhousie and Saint Mary's.
In the opening match, the Dal Tigers defeated SMU 3-2.
The Huskies won the first set 25-23 and Dal won sets two and three 25-19 and 25-20.
SMU took the fourth 25-22, setting up the fifth and final set.
The Huskies jumped out to a quick 3-0 lead before ties of 6-6, 10-10 and 11-11.
The Tigers outscored the Huskies 4-2 down the stretch, taking the set 15-13 and the match 3-2.
Erin Smith (Moncton, NB) added 13 kills for Saint Mary's while Kristina Adler (Brampton, ON) had 11, as SMU totaled 47 team kills with 97 digs.