Nov. 23, 2001
Maja Pachale tallied 12 kills and Alexandra Preiss recorded 10 as the Georgia Tech volleyball team swept arch-rival Georgia in three games, 30-17, 30-23, 30-26 on Friday night in front of 1,561 fans. With the win, the Yellow Jackets have now won the last three matches in the series against the Bulldogs and improve to 19-7 on the season while Georgia falls to 11-14.
The Yellow Jackets used a solid offense to defeat the Bulldogs, recording a .417 hitting percentage to Georgia’s .217. In the three games, Tech recorded just seven hitting errors, while the Bulldogs had 19. Preiss hit a team-high .529, while Lauren Sauer tallied seven kills and hit .467, Pachale recorded a .407 hitting percentage and Lynnette Moster recorded six kills and a .385 percentage. On the night, Kele Eveland tallied 37 assists.
The Yellow Jackets will now await their seeding in the NCAA, which they will learn on Monday at 3 p.m.