Wesleyan wins home spike opener

Staff Reports

ROCKY MOUNT -- The North Carolina Wesleyan College Volleyball team pulled away over the final two sets to defeat Piedmont International University (N.C.) in four sets in the Bishops' home opener Tuesday evening.

Wesleyan held the lead for the majority of the first set before taking it 25-23. Then PIU (4-4) rallied from behind to steal the second set from the Lady Bishops 26-24. Wesleyan then pulled away late in the third set to take it 25-20 for the match lead.

The Bishops then got off to a fast start leading 6-1 and 10-4 in the 4th set before going on an 8-3.