Beloit, WI -- Day One of the 2017 Buc Blast Volleyball Tournament kicked off today in the friendly confines of Flood Arena in the Sports Complex at the campus of Beloit College.
Two courts were running all night, with each team getting in two games.
Game 1 on court 1 saw the Buccaneers matched up against the Rockford University Regents. Beloit made quick work against Rockford, besting them 3 straight, (25-23)(25-10)(25-10).
Game 1 on court 2, University of Wisconsin-Superior played Wisconsin Lutheran College. The Warriors and Yellow Jackets played to a tough 5 set game, and WLC came away with a win, (25-23)(25-18)(13-25)(25-18)(15-12).
Game 2 on court 1 had the Bucs matched up against the Yellow Jackets, which also went to a full 5 sets. Superior won after 5, (25-23)(16-25)(15-25)(27-25)(16-14)
Game 2 on court 2 saw Rockford University up against the Warriors from Wisconsin Lutheran. The Warriors dispatched the Regents in 4 sets, (25-15)(16-25)(25-21)(25-11)
Day 2 of the Buc Blast opens up at 11:00 AM tomorrow back in Flood Arena. The Championship / Consolation matches are scheduled to start at 1:00 PM.
Standings after Day One:
University of Wisconsin-Superior: 1-1
Wisconsin Lutheran: 2-0