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Undefeated season is on the horizon for Golden Suns

Ricci logan/The Arka Tech Lexie Johnston spikes the ball past three defenders as they continue to set a program record for highest national rank.

The perfect season, a 32-0 record, is one game away for the Golden Suns volleyball team. The Golden Suns will take on the Ouachita Baptist Tigers tonight at Tucker Coliseum at 6 p.m. The Golden Suns will attempt to write history by finishing the regular season undefeated.

Ninth-ranked Golden Suns, 31-0 and 15-0 in Great American Conference play, will take on the Ouachita Baptist Lady Tigers, 18-10 and 8-6 in GAC play. The Golden Suns remain at the top of the GAC, while the Lady Tigers are ranked 5th.

Last week, the Golden Suns took on the Southern Arkansas Lady Muleriders. The Golden Suns won in a dominant fashion as they swept the Lady Muleriders, 3-0.

The Golden Suns finished the match against the Lady Muleriders with a .344 attack percentage, the highest in a conference in over a month. The Golden Suns limited the Lady Muleriders to a .048 percentage. Lexie Johnston, from Nixa, Missouri, led all players with 10 kills. Tabitha Spray, from Denton, Texas, had nine kills, followed by Allie Anderson, from Bryant, who had eight.

Hunter Eshnaur, from Russellville, had nine digs, seven kills and six aces. Greer Rogers, from Fort Smith, had seven kills and a match-high of six blocks.