Polk State volleyball split a pair of matches today at the Polk State Invitational in Winter Haven.
The Eagles (No. 2 FCSAA, No. 7 NJCAA) began the day by defeating Indian River State College 3-0 (25-14, 25-16, 25-14).
Mariane Cassiano made 13 kills and 10 digs.
Gregna Fuentes recorded 13 assists, five digs, a pair of aces, and a kill.
Chiara Bosetti had 10 kills, eight digs, and an ace.
Alexa Barral added eight kills and two blocks.
Diana Carranza contributed 10 digs, two assists, and an ace.
Nayeli Vilchez finished with 12 assists, a kill, a block, and a dig.
Aixa Vigil made five digs, two assists, and an ace.
Facing Iowa Western Community College (No. 3 NJCAA) the Eagles lost 3-1 )23-25, 25-23, 19-25, 23-25).
Cassiano reached double figures in kills (18) and digs (16).
Fuentes totaled 25 assists, nine digs, and an ace.
Carranza made 20 digs, three assists, and an ace.
Bosetti made 12 kills and seven digs.
Vigil added 10 kills, five digs, and four blocks.
Vilchez finished with 14 assists, a dig, a block, and a kill.
Wu contributed five blocks, four kills, and two digs.
Barral had two blocks, a dig, an assist, and a kill.
Fuentes made five digs, and Tirollo added a dig and an ace.
The Eagles (4-4) return to action Friday and Saturday at the Lee College Invitational in Baytown, Texas.