Eagles fall to Manatees on the road

Alejandra Robles led the Eagles in assists with 33 against the Manatees. (Photo by Tom Hagerty, Polk State.)
Alejandra Robles led the Eagles in assists with 33 against the Manatees. (Photo by Tom Hagerty, Polk State.)

In Suncoast Conference volleyball action tonight, the Polk State Eagles lost in five games to State College of Florida, Manatee-Sarasota in Bradenton. 

The Eagles took the first two games (26-24, 25-23), but the Manatees came back to win the next three (19-25, 22-25, 10-15). 

With the defeat, Polk State drops to second in the conference. 

For the Eagles, Shatorreia Edgecombe had 21 kills and three blocks. 

Ana Karine Cavalcante added 17 digs and 10 kills. 

Laina Blanton and Genesis Castillo each made nine blocks. Blanton tallied eight kills while Castillo recorded six. 

Alejandra Robles dished out 33 assists, while Rossanna Ramos had 16 digs, and Suheily Colon made five blocks. 

The Eagles (13-18, 5-2) travel to Tampa on Thursday for a 7 p.m. match against Hillsborough Community College. 

Sep 20
Women's Volleyball 6:30 PM
at Broward College
Fort Lauderdale, FL
Sep 21
Women's Volleyball 12:00 PM
vs. Florida State College at Jacksonville
@ Miami Dade Invitational (Miami, FL)
Miami, FL
Sep 21
Women's Volleyball 7:00 PM
vs. Palm Beach State College
@ MDC
Miami Dade College Tournament
Sep 22
Women's Volleyball 10:00 AM
vs. State College of Florida, Manatee-Sarasota
@ MDC
Miami Dade Tournament Miami, FL
Sep 22
Women's Volleyball 4:00 PM
at Miami Dade College
Miami Dade Tournament Miami, Fla.
Sep 25
Women's Volleyball 7:00 PM
Eastern Florida State College
Winter Haven, FL
Sep 27
Women's Volleyball 7:00 PM
at College of Central Florida
Ocala, FL
CONF ALL

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