Volleyball

Volleyball takes conference opener at LR in four

HICKORY, NC -- Catawba College found its stride early in the second game and went on to defeat host Lenoir-Rhyne in South Atlantic Conference volleyball action on Tuesday night at Shuford Gym. The Lady Indians improve to 6-4 overall and 1-0 in the SAC with the 29-31, 30-25, 30-17 and 30-19 win. The Bears fall to 7-5, 0-1. After dropping the opening game 31-29, Catawba was in a 9-1 hole in game two when the Lady Indians began to fight back. A 7-3 Catawba run trimmed the deficit to 12-8 and consecutive kills by freshman Melissa Powers (Bennett, NC) gave the Lady Indians a 16-15 lead. Lenoir-Rhyne would pull within 22-21, but two kills by freshman Kalin Collier (Rural Hall, NC) led a five-point run that gave Catawba a 26-21 lead. Collier finished with a career-high 12 kills, while Powers followed with a career-best 11 kills. Catawba rolled in game three, hitting 43% for the game. A kill by freshman Melissa Griffith (Williamsburg, VA) started a 15-4 surge that gave the Lady Indians a 24-13 lead. The Lady Indians jumped to a 17-9 lead in the fourth game and never looked back. Catawba had seven of its 14 aces in the final game, three coming from Amanda Nantz (Troutman, NC). Catawba also played well defensively with 60 digs and a dozen blocks. MATCH SCORES 1 2 3 4 Catawba (6-4, 1-0) 29 30 30 30 Lenoir-Rhyne (7-5, 0-1) 31 25 17 19 Leaders Kills: C - Melissa Griffith 17, Amanda Nantz 14; LR - Angela Danley 13, Kathryn Phillips 9. Digs: C - Griffith 16, Missy Bartholomew 11; LR - Catherine Fulton 17. Blocks: C - Nantz 1-5/6, Melissa Powers 1-5/6, Kendra Elliot 0-4/4; LR Phillips 0-6/6, Abby Smith 0-5/5. Assists: C - Andi Henderson 53; LR - Lauren McLelland 36. Service Aces: C - Henderson 4, Nantz 4, Griffith 3, Bartholomew 3; LR - Logan Byrnes 2. ATT: 135 Time 1:46 #######

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Volleyball vs. LENOIR-RHYNE, 7:00Stats

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«October 2017»
1
October 1

Tennis (W) @ SE ITA Championships (Day 3) 

Tennis (M) @ SE ITA Championships (Day 3) 

2
October 2

Tennis (W) @ SE ITA Championships (Day 4) 

Tennis (M) @ SE ITA Championships (Day 4) 

Golf (W) @ Myrtle Beach Inv - Day 1 (Ocean Ridge Plantation)

3
October 3

Golf (W) @ Myrtle Beach Inv - Day 2 (Ocean Ridge Plantation) 14th of 17

Volleyball @ Coker 1-3

4
October 4

Soccer (W) vs. QUEENS 0-1

Soccer (M) vs. QUEENS 1-1

5
October 5

Tennis (W) vs. MOUNT OLIVE 7-2

Tennis (M) vs. MOUNT OLIVE 1-8

6
October 6

Swimming @ Converse Women's Invite (Day 1) 

7
October 7

Swimming @ Converse Women's Invite (Day 2) 1st of 7

Cross Country @ Hagan Stone Classic W-1st;M-3rd

Football vs. NORTH GREENVILLE 26-20

Volleyball vs. NEWBERRY 2-3

Soccer (W) vs. CARSON-NEWMAN 0-3

Soccer (M) vs. CARSON-NEWMAN 0-3

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October 9

Golf (W) in PATSY RENDLEMAN INV - Day 1 (CC of Salisbury)

Golf (M) @ NCAA II Preview - Day 1 (Rock Barn GC)

10
October 10

Golf (M) @ NCAA II Preview - Day 2 (Rock Barn GC) 9th of 17

Golf (W) in PATSY RENDLEMAN INV - Day 2 (CC of Salisbury) 10th of 17

11
October 11

Soccer (W) vs. MOUNT OLIVE 3-1

Soccer (M) vs. LENOIR-RHYNE 3-4

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October 14

Football vs. WINGATE 24-27

Volleyball @ Anderson 0-3

Soccer (M) @ Anderson 1-2

Soccer (W) @ Anderson 1-2

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October 16

Golf (W) @ Lee Ann Noble Memorial - Day 1 (Achasta GC)

Golf (M) @ Donald Ross Intercollegiate - Day 1 (Mimosa Hills CC)

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October 17

Golf (M) @ Donald Ross Intercollegiate - Day 2 (Mimosa Hills CC) 11th of 13

Golf (W) @ Lee Ann Noble Memorial - Day 2 (Achasta GC) 12th of 16

Tennis (M) vs. Newberry 1-8

Tennis (W) vs. Newberry 4-5

18
October 18

Soccer (W) @ Wingate 0-1

Soccer (M) @ Wingate 0-0

19
October 19

Tennis (W) @ Lenoir-Rhyne 2-7

20
October 20

Swimming WOMEN vs. UNC WILMINGTON 81-172

Swimming MEN vs. UNC WILMINGTON 91-164

Volleyball vs. MARS HILL 1-3

21
October 21

Cross Country @ SAC Championships W-4th;M-8th

Volleyball @ Tusculum 0-3

Swimming Men @ Wingate 65-177

Swimming Women at Wingate 56-187

Football @ Tusculum 40-13

Soccer (M) vs. TUSCULUM 1-3

Soccer (W) vs. TUSCULUM 1-2

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October 24

Volleyball vs. LENOIR-RHYNE 7 p.m.

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October 25

Soccer (W) vs. LENOIR-RHYNE 5 p.m.

Soccer (M) vs. USC AIKEN 7 p.m.

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October 27

Swimming Men @ Gardner-Webb 5 p.m.

Volleyball vs. LINCOLN MEMORIAL 7 p.m.

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October 28

Soccer (W) @ Lincoln Memorial 1 p.m.

Football @ Limestone 1 p.m.

Volleyball vs. CARSON-NEWMAN 2 p.m.

Soccer (M) @ Lincoln Memorial 3:30 p.m.

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October 31

Soccer (W) in SAC Tournament (1st Round)

Soccer (M) @ SAC Tournament (1st Round)

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