Cowgirls Sweep Howard Payne

Cowgirls Sweep Howard Payne

BROWNWOOD, Texas – Hardin-Simmons' volleyball team swept Howard Payne 25-13. 25-22, 25-19 to close out American Southwest Conference play on Saturday afternoon at the Brownwood Coliseum.

HSU took control of the match early when it started the first game on a 9-2 run and were never threatened. In the second game, HSU closed the game with a 5-2 run after it was tied at 20.

HPU closed game three to 20-19, but the Cowgirls scored the final five points to finish off the sweep.

Morgan Prince had 11 kills and hit .421 in the match. Mary Johnson led the defense with 15 digs and Leecia DePaula added 13.

The Cowgirls are now 12-15 overall and 8-7 in conference action. Howard Payne is now 8-16 overall and 6-10 in ASC play.




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