Arkansas improved to 9-2 with Friday afternoon’s straight-set win over Sam Houston State on day one of the SMU Doubletree Classic.
The Razorbacks had three players — Pilar Victoria, Hailey Dirrigl and Reagan Robinson — with double-digit kills while Victoria and Rachel Rippee each turned in double-double performances.
Closing out its weekend at the K-State Invitational, Arkansas swept Syracuse to improve to 5-1 through the first two weeks of the 2017 season.
Arkansas dropped its first match of the season Saturday evening, losing a straight-set decision to No. 6 Wisconsin.
In search of the program’s first-ever road win at Kansas State, Arkansas delivered with a five-set win Friday night over the host Wildcats.
Having won three of its last five, Arkansas heads out on a weekend road trip beginning Friday at Georgia. The conference matchup is scheduled for a 6 p.m. first serve and will be streamed live on SEC Network+ through the WatchESPN app.
Arkansas travels to Chapel Hill, N.C., for its third NCAA Tournament second round match in four years as they face Clemson at the North Carolina’s Fetzer Field.