ALPINE, Texas – Hardin-Simmons' volleyball team went on the road to Alpine and swept Sul Ross State, 25-17, 25-14, 25-22 in American Southwest Conference volleyball action on Friday evening.
A 7-0 run in the first set gave the Cowgirls a comfortable 13-5 lead and HSU was able to run out the game. The Cowgirls jumped out to a 15-1 lead in the second game. Another strong start pushed HSU to a 9-2 lead in the third game and they held on for the sweep.
The Cowgirls are now 5-8 on the year and 2-4 in ASC action. Sul Ross State fell to 8-9 overall and 1-6 in conference play.
HSU returns home for a 1 p.m. game against Howard Payne on Saturday. The Cowgirls will honor their five seniors prior to the game.
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