COLLEGE STATION -- After winning 7 of their first 8 matches, the A&M Consolidated volleyball team playing their home opener against the Hutto Hippos at Tiger Gym.
The visitors will win the opening game 25-23 behind the big arm of Jessica O'Shoney. The Virginia signee has 7 kills in the first game forcing Consol to have to play catch up.
The game was the debut for new Consol head coach Cydryce McMillian. She challenges her team to play quicker on defense and they respond to win the next two games 25-21 and 25-23.
But Hutto will deny the Lady Tigers their 8th win of the year by taking the final two games 25-21 and 15-8 to win the match in 5 and had Consol their 2nd loss of season.
A&M Consolidated falls to 7 and 2 on the year and will play in the Spring Branch tournament starting Thursday.