Erin Boeve had 17 kills but Iowa State fell, 3-1 (22-30, 27-30, 30-23, 24-30), to Texas A&M on Wednesday night in College Station, Texas.
Erin Boeve had 17 kills but IowaState fell, 3-1 (22-30, 27-30, 30-23,
24-30), to Texas A&M on Wednesday night in College
With the loss, IowaState falls to 15-15 overall and 8-11
in Big 12 play. Texas A&M moves to 16-12 overall and 9-10 in conference
Joining Boeve in double-figures were Katie Jessen (16 kills), Jessica
Klein (13 kills) and Meghan Ferrie (11 kills). Big 12 digs leader Katie Churm
held her lead recording 17 digs compared to the Aggies' Holly Clay who had 13 in
the loss. Clay was just behind Churm heading into the match.
Amanda Craig eclipsed 2,500 digs in her career, recording
54 assists in the loss. Craig now has 2,545 in her
After falling behind 2-0 in the match,
IowaState fought back to claim the third
game, 30-23. IowaState out-hit the Aggies, .459 to
.167 in game three to win and close the gap to 2-1.
The Cyclones jumped out to a 10-8 lead after Jessica
Klein pounded a kill on the assist from Amanda Craig. A&M was able to score
14 of the next 17 points to take control of the match. A kill by Christi Hahn
ended the match.
IowaState will finish the regular season
with on Saturday at as they
host Kansas. The Cyclones will
honor their four seniors in a ceremony before the match.