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Arkansas records third SEC sweep

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FAYETTEVILLE, Ark.- The Arkansas volleyball team swept Georgia Friday night, the third conference sweep for the team this season. With the win, the Hogs improved to 11-12, 5-8 SEC.

Stat leaders vs Georgia

  • Kills: Hailey Dirrigl - 19
  • Digs: Okiana Valle - 17
  • Blocks: Liz Pamphile - 5

Both teams played a close first set, seeing 15 ties and seven leads changes before the Hogs pulled away for a 25-23 victory. Arkansas dominated the second set with a 25-13 win that never saw a lead change or tie.

The Razorbacks put the match away and clinched the sweep with a 25-19 third-set win.

The stout offensive performance was led by freshman Gracie Ryan, who had a career-high four aces, and Hailey Dirrigl, who had a career-high .567 hitting percentage.

Arkansas will return to the court Sunday to host LSU. First serve is set for 1 p.m.