MARTIN, Tenn. -- Southeast Missouri State University dropped its first Ohio Valley Conference volleyball match of the season to Tennessee-Martin on Saturday.
The Otahkians fell in straight sets 30-26, 30-27, 30-28 to the preseason favorites.
The loss dropped Southeast to 4-1 in the conference and 6-6 overall. Tennessee-Martin improved to 3-2 in the OVC and 9-6 overall.
Southeast's Bobbi Carlile had a match-high 19 kills, while Sarah Frost had 11 kills and 11 digs. Emily Scannell set teammates up with 41 assists.
Natalie Klevan led UTM with 16 kills, nine digs and four aces.