The Lady Vol volleyball team kicked off their 2000 season this past weekend in style in the Miami-justballs.com Classic in Oxford, Ohio.
The Lady Vols won Friday night against Denver 15-8, 15-4, 15-3. Janelle Hester led the way with 11 kills while Ariana Wilson had 10. Andrea Peterson collected 14 digs in the match.
Saturday, the Lady Vols started the day with a win over Texas Christian 15-10, 13-15, 15-5, 9-15, 15-13. Tennessee used more aggressive play Saturday as Stephanie Knight had 25 kills and Wilson had 20. Erica Lear also recorded an amazing 70 sets.
In the final match, the Lady Vols topped Miami 15-8, 15-4, 16-14 to sweep the classic, 3-0. Wilson led the Lady Vols with 18 kills while Hester had 16 and Knight had 14.
The Lady Vols continue their season this weekend when they host Houston on Friday and Jacksonville State and North Carolina on Saturday.