After winning its first two sets on the road Tuesday night, Marshall’s volleyball team saw the next three sets slip away as it fell to the Pine Tree Lady Pirates in a five-set match by the final scores of 25-10, 25-13, 17-25, 23-25, 15-13.

Marshall is currently 16-16 overall and 3-5 against district opponents.

Emily Ellenburg led the team with 11 kills. Jordan Terry was right behind her wiht 11 and Tinaya King had eight kills. Terry also had five blocks while Chloe Buchanan came away with 29 digs.

The Lady Mavs are slated to return to action Friday when they play host to the Hallsville Ladycats in a Harrison County matchup.

Action will begin with the varsity at 4:30 p.m.

Marshall will be home again Tuesday when it takes on the Nacogdoches Lady Dragons.