September 8, 2006
Volleyball loses two tight matches at AASU Tournament
SAVANNAH, GA – Catawba dropped a pair of games on Friday afternoon at the Chatham Orthopedics Pirate Volleyball Classic being hosted by Armstrong Atlantic.
Catawba fell in three games to both Puerto Rico-Rio Piedras and to USC-Aiken. Catawba drops to 1-5 on the season and will play two more matches on Saturday. Catawba hung tough with PR-Rio Piedras in its first match, losing the first two games each by the count of 30-27. Melissa Powers (Bennett, NC) led Catawba with 12 kills and three blocks.
Amanda Nantz (Troutman, NC) had seven kills, while freshman Mai Zoua Lo (Hickory, NC) had six kills, a dozen digs and an ace. PR-RP won the final game by the score of 30-19. USC-Aiken was able to record a 30-26, 30-25 and 30-28 win over the Lady Indians.
Powers again led the way with 16 kills, while Melissa Griffith (Williamsburg, VA) had 11 kills and 15 digs. Missy Bartholomew (New Carlisle, IN) had 24 digs and Andi Henderson (Swansboro, NC) recorded 35 assists. #####
Swimming @ Yellow Jacket Invite (Day 1)
Swimming @ Yellow Jacket Invite (Day 2) W-2nd;M-4th
Track/Field @ JDL College Kickoff Classic
Basketball (W) @ Lincoln Memorial 43-60
Basketball (M) @ Lincoln Memorial 58-103
Basketball (W) vs. TUSCULUM 70-58
Basketball (M) vs. TUSCULUM 73-87
Basketball (W) vs. JC SMITH 6 p.m.
Basketball (M) vs. ST. AUGUSTINE'S 7 p.m.
Basketball (W) vs. ANDERSON 2 p.m.
Basketball (M) vs. ANDERSON 4 p.m.
Swimming vs. QUEENS noon
Basketball (M) vs. WINGATE 11 a.m.
Basketball (W) vs. WINGATE 2 p.m.
Basketball (W) @ Virginia Union 2 p.m.
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