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