Maya Taylor and Cayce Chaykowsky had match highs of 19 kills and 23 digs, respectively, but George Mason handed Saint Louis a 3-2 defeat Saturday night at Mason's Recreation Athletic Complex.
Saint Louis began Atlantic 10 Conference play with a 3-0 loss at George Washington Friday, Sept. 21.
Saint Louis faces George Washington and George Mason on the road this weekend as A-10 action gets underway.
Maya Taylor earned All-Tournament honors at the Billiken Invitational.
Cayce Chaykowsky collected a career- and match-high 19 digs for Saint Louis, but it wasn't enough as Kansas City posted a 3-1 win (25-17, 23-25, 25-20, 25-19) over the Billikens Friday night on day one of the Billiken Invitational at Chaifetz Pavilion.
Saint Louis concludes regular-season tournament play this weekend by hosting the Billiken Invitational.
Isabelle Walsh was named to the Sycamore Invitational All-Tournament team.
Saint Louis registered a season-high .365 attack percentage and collected its first win of the season, 3-0 (25-17, 25-23, 25-13), over Central Michigan Friday afternoon at Indiana State's Sycamore Invitational.
Saint Louis plays the third of its four tournaments when the Billikens travel to Terre Haute, Indiana, for Indiana State's Sycamore Invitational Friday and Saturday, Sept. 7-8.
Saint Louis concluded play in the Marcia E. Hamilton Classic on Saturday, falling to Kansas State and Marquette.
Taylor has 11 kills to lead SLU
Saint Louis makes its home debut this weekend at the ninth annual Marcia E. Hamilton Classic.