The Coastal Carolina volleyball team split its two matches on Saturday, picking up its first win of the season with a 3-1 victory over Eastern Washington before falling in the fifth set to Fairmont in the final day of action at the UNC Wilmington Invitational.
The Coastal Carolina volleyball team won its opening set of the 2014 season, but host UNC Wilmington came back to take the next three games and notch a 3-1 victory in the first match of the UNCW Hilton Garden Inn Wilmington Mayfaire Classic on Friday afternoon.
The Chanticleers open the 2014 season this weekend with three games at the UNC Wilmington Tournament.
In a vote of the conference head coaches, the Coastal Carolina volleyball team was tabbed second in the Big South preseason poll, the conference office announced Tuesday. In addition, rising juniors Lian Bernett and Gabriella Horvath were named Preseason All-Big South.