Mocs Volleyball Loses In Three To Mercer

Wednesday, November 6, 2019
The Chattanooga Mocs volleyball team found themselves in a trio of close sets, but ultimately fell 3-0 (25-20, 26-24, 25-20) to Mercer on Wednesday night during Southern Conference action inside Maclellan Gymnasium.
 
Chattanooga falls to 5-20 overall and 0-12 in league play following the loss. Mercer improves to 12-15 overall and 5-9 against conference opponents.

Chattanooga (5-20, 0-12 SoCon) hits the road for a pair of weekend road matches on Friday and Saturday. UTC faces Furman on Friday in Greenville, S.C., at 6 p.m.
ET before heading to Greensboro, N.C., to square off with UNCG on Saturday at 5 p.m. ET.

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