FORT SMITH, Ark. – The University of Arkansas-Fort Smith swept McMurry University 26-24, 25-15 and 25-23 in Heartland Conference action Thursday evening.
McM (6-9, 4-2 Heartland) was led by Kayla Hines (Robinson, Texas/Robinson HS). The junior recorded a team-high nine kills and a .333 hitting percentage. Sophomore Kelsey Harkins (Elgin, Texas/Elgin HS) and senior Kasi Conners (Abilene, Texas/Abilene HS) each helped out with seven kills.
The War Hawks committed 11 errors; while the Lions (9-6, 6-0) recorded 15 errors.
Michelle Walker had a match-high 15 kills to lead the Lions. Payton Hamilton and Jordan Pickett contributed 12 kills apiece.
As a team the Lions notched a .365 hitting percentage, while the War Hawks hit .236.
McM returns to action Saturday and plays host to Dallas Baptist University at noon.