MOBILE, Ala. – The Tuskegee University volleyball program battled hard against two high-caliber conference foes but were unable to breakthrough, falling in straight sets both matches.
- Final Score (Central State): Central State 3, Tuskegee 0 (14-25, 12-25, 14-25)
- Final Score (Kentucky State): Kentucky State 3, Tuskegee 0 (14-25, 11-25, 15-25)
- Records: Tuskegee (4-12, 4-10 SIAC) | Central State (14-5, 10-1 SIAC) | Kentucky State (14-9, 12-2 SIAC)
- Location: Mobile, Alabama – Arthur R. Outlaw Recreation Center
- Series History (Central State): Tuskegee Leads 7-5
- Series History (Kentucky State): Kentucky State Leads 45-3
- Last Meeting (Central State): September 10, 2021 | Central State 3, Tuskegee 0 | Bruce-Johnson Hall (Memphis, Tennessee)
- Last Meeting (Kentucky State): September 11, 2021 | Kentucky State 3, Tuskegee 0 | Bruce-Johnson Hall (Memphis, Tennessee)
- Winning Streak (Central State): Central State (W4) | Tuskegee’s Last Win: October 13, 2018 (3-0 – 25-20, 25-23, 25-22)
- Winning Streak (Kentucky State): Kentucky State (W5) | Tuskegee’s Last Win: September 14, 2018 (3-0 – 26-24, 25-21, 25-21)
Tuskegee Top Performers
- Erin Jackson led the offense for Tuskegee, topping the club in kills for both matches (15 total) and being the only Tigerette with double-digit kills in the match against Central State (10).
- Jazmine Green cracked double-figures in digs during both contests, fronting Coach Perkins’ team with ten against the Marauders and 11 versus Kentucky State.
- Kiana Wilcher averaged four assists per set (24 total) plus notching nine digs and two aces onto her stat line.
- Chase Holloway tied with Jackson for the team-best in kills opposite the Thorobreds with five.
The Crimson and Old Gold will get to play in front of the home faithful for the first time after 16 consecutive road/neutral matchups when it hosts Miles College on Monday, October 11 at 6 p.m. inside the Daniel “Chappie” James Center.
The match against the Lady Bears will double as the squad’s home opener as well as Senior Night for both Crystal Hall and Jazmine Green, the only two senior members of the 2021 volleyball roster.
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