South Mountain played five sets on Thursday night at home against Eastern Arizona. After losing the first two sets the Cougars won the next two in tight fashion 26-24, 25-23 setting up a fifth and deciding set. Another nail bitter ended up going the way of the opponent 15-11.
Jazmin Joerger had a season high 22 kills to lead the way for the Cougars. Desiree Rodriguez added 10 kills. Jolina Sadler had 25 assists and Adria Heriot had 21. Benitez and Korecky had 17 and 12 digs respectively.
South drops to (13-11,5-4) on the season and travels to take on #10 Mesa on Friday night at 7pm in a match up of two of the top three teams in the ACCAC.