FT. SMITH, Arkansas - The University of Arkansas-Fort Smith swept McMurry University 26-24, 25-15 and 25-23 in Heartland Conference action Thursday evening.
McM (6-9, 4-2 Heartland) was led by Kayla Hines (Robinson, Texas/Robinson HS). The junior recorded a team-high nine kills and a .333 hitting percentage. Sophomore Kelsey Harkins (Elgin, Texas/Elgin HS) and senior Kasi Conners (Abilene, Texas/Abilene HS) each helped out with seven kills.
The War Hawks committed 11 errors; while the Lions (9-6, 6-0) recorded 15 errors.
Michelle Walker had a match-high 15 kills to lead the Lions. Payton Hamilton and Jordan Pickett contributed 12 kills apiece.
As a team the Lions notched a .365 hitting percentage, while the War Hawks hit .236.
McM returns to action Saturday and plays host to Dallas Baptist University at noon.
Information for this story provided by McMurry Athletics.