THE FLATS – No. 14 Georgia Tech volleyball flew earlier Clemson (25-7, 25-19, 25-16) for its 12th sweep of the period, like 8 in excess of ACC foes, on Wednesday afternoon in O’Keefe Gymnasium. The Yellow Jackets averaged a strong .430 hitting proportion, the next-best clip of the season, on the way to victory. That good performance for the White and Gold came many thanks in substantial part to a initially set onslaught of 19 kills at a gaudy .593 clip, which resulted in a year-large 18-place established victory.
Ga Tech (22-5, 13-4 ACC) outmatched Clemson (12-17, 3-14 ACC) throughout the board on paper, coming away with nutritious strengths in kills (50-28), hitting percentage (.430-.216), helps (43-23), aces (8-1) and digs (46-23).
Senior correct-aspect hitter Mariana Brambilla spearheaded the Jacket assault for the next straight match as she piled up a crew-significant 19 kills although top the squad defensively with 14 digs for her ninth double double this year. The Brazilian’s kill total pushed her around the profession 1,500 eliminate mark as she’s up to 1,510 kills for the White and Gold heading into Friday’s typical season finale.
Senior center blocker Breland Morrissette reinforced Brambilla’s exertion from the center with 10 kills for a time-higher .692 hitting percentage, when freshman outside hitter Bianca Bertolino pitched in with 10 kills of her have to go with a pair of aces and 9 digs. Senior setter Matti McKissock was at the centre of the offense with 38 helps.
Georgia Tech has won 54 of its final 65 matches relationship again to 2019. The Jackets also have won 33 of their last 38 matches on The Flats in O’Keefe Gymnasium.
How it Took place
Georgia Tech exploded out of the gate, dominating Clemson by way of four substantial runs all through the very first set. The Yellow Jackets employed a 5-issue burst early to get the to start with sizeable edge top 7-2, then adopted a subsequent Clemson position with 4 straight details up to an 11-3 guide. 1 more run of 4 furthered Tech’s cost up to an 18-6 guide, and the Jackets finished off the set professing the closing 7 factors as McKissock arrived up with a eliminate to safe a 25-7 very first established acquire for the White…