COLLEGE VOLLEYBALL: UTPB hosts University of the Southwest in home opener

The UTPB volleyball team gets its first chance to play in front of a home crowd when it hosts the University of the Southwest at 7 p.m. Wednesday at the Falcon Dome.

The Falcons (5-3) competed in tournament at West Texas A&M and Texas Woman’s in back-to-back weekends to open the season.

Aquincia Strambler leads the team with 94 kills, with Taurie Magee adding 66 and Isela Murillo 60.

Setter Analise Lucio has 235 assists and defensive specialist Daylee Doggett set the pace with 124 digs.