Polk State volleyball improved to 4-2 tonight, defeating Hillsborough Community College 3-2 in Tampa.
After dropping the first set 17-25, the Eagles took the next two, 25-19 and 25-21. The Hawks pulled even with a 25-16 victory in the fourth set, but the Eagles soared back to take the final one 15-12.
Anilise Fitzi led the Eagles in kills with 12. She also had five blocks and a dig.
Nicky Pio made 42 assists along with five digs, four blocks, three kills, and an ace.
Chiara Bosetti totaled 12 digs, nine kills, and two blocks.
Diana Carranza had 21 digs and three assists.
Kathya Garcia contributed seven kills and six digs.
Weiying Wu added eight kills and a block.
Veronika Nemcova finished with six kills, four digs, a block, an assist, and an ace.
Alexa Barral made four kills, four blocks, and an assist.
Aurora Alderman had three digs and an assist.
Kaylee Gartino and Doiminika Nemcova each made a kill and a block.
The Eagles (No. 2 FCSAA, No. 4 NJCAA) return to action Sept. 7 at St. Petersburg College..