NMSU Volleyball Falls To Texas Tech In Exhibition Match

Written By: NM State Athletic Dept.

LUBBOCK, TX - The New Mexico State volleyball team took on Texas Tech in an exhibition match at the United Supermarkets Arena on Sunday. The Aggies fell 16-25, 14-25, 25-15, 20-25, 23-25 in the preseason match against the Red Raiders.

Megan Hart led NM State with 12 kills while Cat Kelly followed closely behind with 10 kills in the match. Natalie Mikels (23) Krysten Garrison (12) and Autumn Gentry (10) recorded double-digit assists for the Aggies. Defensively, Lia Mosher posted a team-high five blocks while Halle Razo tallied 11 digs.

Fans can get a first look at the NM State squad when the team hosts its annual Crimson and White scrimmage at the Pan American Center on Aug. 24 at 3 p.m. MT. Admission is free for all those in attendance.

The Aggies officially begin their season when the team heads to the War Eagle Invitational from Aug. 30-31. NM State takes on Butler, Tennessee State and the host squad Auburn during the two-day tournament.

New Mexico State's first home match of the season is against Pacific on Sept. 6 as a part of the Borderland Invitational. Season tickets for Aggie volleyball are available for $50 online at ticketmaster.com and fans can also call toll free at 833-AGGIEUP. New Mexico State faculty and staff are able to purchase season tickets at a discounted rate. Additionally, fans can also acquire season tickets by purchasing an Aggie Country Pass.