Wake Forest Falters Against North Carolina
Oct. 28, 2012
By Nick Sebesta, Wake Forest Athletic Communications (@SIDeacons)
WINSTON-SALEM, N.C. -Kylie Hargreaves registered nine kills on Sunday afternoon, but North Carolina defeated Wake Forest 3-0 (19-25, 16-25, 21-25) in Reynolds Gym. The match was broadcast live on Fox Sports South along with other outlets across the country.
The Tar Heels jumped out to an early 20-10 lead in set one, but Wake Forest came back thanks to an 8-3 run by the Demon Deacons. With kills from Beck, Danae Rosendall and Kylie Hargreaves, the Deacs made it close though UNC won 25-19.
North Carolina controlled the action in the second set and won 25-16. Hargreaves had three kills while Rosendall had nine assists.
Jazmen Russell and Beck each had three kills in the third set while the Deacs defense held the Tar Heels to a hitting percentage of .171. Wake Forest kept close to North Carolina throughout the third, but the Tar Heels own 25-21 taking the match 3-0.
Paige Neuenfeldt had 14 kills to lead North Carolina (19-4, 10-3 ACC).
Wake Forest (9-16, 3-10 ACC) heads to Maryland and Boston College next weekend. The Deacs take on the Terps on Friday at 7 p.m. in College Park, Md.