Warhawks spike Fiesta on Siesta Key tournament

ULM Hawkeye

ULM sand volleyball participated in the Fiesta on Siesta Key tournament on Saturday in Siesta Key, Fla.

Teams were split into two different brackets—the Siesta and Fiesta cups—in what organizers called the largest collegiate sand volleyball event ever held.

In the Siesta Cup, Tetiana Sukach and Zuzana Markova finished with a 2-1 record which included a victory of Georgia State. “T & Z” rebounded from a loss to Florida State to win their final flight of the day.

On the Fiesta Cup side, Iren Marinova and Alannah Cullum scored wins over FIU and Pasco-Hernando Community College.

Kylie Parks and Blanca Ocana picked up victories over Tulane and State College of Florida before falling to Florida Gulf Coast.

On Friday, ULM defeated North Florida in team competition by the score of 3-2. Sukach and Markova were victorious in the first flight while Amy Grabiec and Michelle McNamee were successful in the two spot.

Parks and Ocana rounded out the Warhawks’ performance by taking the five position.