Zias stay perfect at home

Freedom Newspapers

PORTALES — The Eastern New Mexico University volleyball team used a 15-0 run in the first game to take control and the Zias cruised to their sixth consecutive win, a 30-8, 30-26, 30-18 sweep of Tarleton State Saturday in Lone Star Conference South Division volleyball at Greyhound Arena.

Senior Anna Bellum and junior Lindsay Schiely had 11 kills each for the Zias (18-5, 3-2 South), who improved to 6-0 at home this season. Sophomore Crystal White had nine kills for the TexAnns (13-13, 0-5).

With the score 1-1 in the first game, Bellum’s kill put the Zias ahead and gave them possession. With Amber McCarthy serving, Schiely registered three kills as the Zias scored the next 14 points to take control.