Volleyball

Powers and Griffith pace Volleyball to win at NC Central

DURHAM, NC -- Catawba knocked off host N.C. Central in a five-set marathon in volleyball action on Wednesday night at McLendon-McDougald Gym.

The Catawba Indians won by the scores of 29-31, 31-29, 36-34, 28-30 and 15-7 for its fifth straight victory. Catawba improves to 10-8, while the Eagles fall to 20-8 and ending a 16-match winning streak over NCAA II opponents. Catawba got 21 kills and seven blocks from Melissa Powers (Bennett, NC), while Melissa Griffith (Williamsburg, VA) added 20 kills, five blocks and 21 digs in the win.

Those numbers help offset a school-record 42 kills from NCCU’s Shari Matthews.

MATCH SCORES
1 2 3 4 5 Catawba (10-8) 29 31 36 28 15 NC Central (20-8) 31 29 34 30 7 Leaders Kills: C - Melissa Powers 21, Melissa Griffith 20; N - Shari Matthews 42, Naima Stennett 15, Rachel Walters 10. Digs: C - Missy Bartholomew 24, Griffith 21; N - Rachel Lloyd 25, Matthews 24. Blocks: C - Powers 4-3/7, Griffith 1-4/5, Amanda Nantz 1-4.5; N - Walters 2-2/4, Matthews 1-3/4, Shawanda Hill 0-4/4. Assists: C - Andi Henderson 46; N - Latoya Tate 57 Service Aces: C - Griffith 2, Tiffany Andrassy 2; N - Matthews 3. ATT: 113 Time – 2:40 #######

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December 1

Swimming @ Yellow Jacket Invite (Day 1)

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December 2

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

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December 9

Basketball (W) vs. TUSCULUM 70-58

Basketball (M) vs. TUSCULUM 73-87

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Basketball (W) vs. JC SMITH 51-52

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Basketball (M) vs. ST. AUGUSTINE'S 76-73

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Basketball (W) vs. ANDERSON 2 p.m.

Basketball (M) vs. ANDERSON 4 p.m.

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Swimming vs. QUEENS noon

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Basketball (M) vs. WINGATE 11 a.m.

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Basketball (W) @ Virginia Union 2 p.m.

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