Volleyball

Volleyball secures third place league finish with sweep of Carson-Newman

JEFFERSON CITY, TN -- Catawba swept past host Carson-Newman in three games in South Atlantic Conference Volleyball action on Saturday afternoon at Holt Fieldhouse.  The Catawba Indians improve to 17-11 overall and 11-3 in the SAC, while the Lady Eagles fall to 16-14 and 5-9.  

Melissa Griffith (Williamsburg, VA) led Catawba with 14 kills, while Amanda Nantz (Troutman, NC) added 13 kills and three blocks. Setter Andi Henderson (Swansboro, NC) contributed 42 assists and libero Missy Bartholomew (New Carlisle, IN) had 11 digs. Kelli Sorensen's 10 digs and Kelsey Fleck added 10 kills for Carson-Newmanm while Kari Gibson added 26 assists, six kills, one ace, five digs, and one block.

    Catawba held a 21-20 lead in the opening game when Griffith had a pair of kills in a run to push the lead to 25-20 and give the Tribe the edge.  Catawba pulled away from a 13-13 tie in game two with a seven-point run behind the serving of Nikki Bozick (Boca Raton, FL).  

The Lady Eagles fought back within 26-25, but Mai Zoua Lo (Hickory, NC) killed off a point and Griffith the final two for the game win.  Catawba got off to an early 10-5 lead in the final game and kept a comfortable lead from there.

 
MATCH SCORES      1     2     3
Catawba (17-11, 11-3)     30    30    30
Carson-Newman (16-14, 5-9)    24    25    21
 
Leaders
Kills: C - Melissa Griffith 14, Amanda Nantz 13, Melissa Powers 10; CN - Kelsey Fleck 10, Kelli Sorensen 8.
Digs: C - Missy Bartholomew 11, Griffith 9, Mai Zoua Lo 9; CN - Sorensen 10, Haley Bush 9.
Blocks: C - Powers 1-1/2, Nantz 1-1/2; CN - Melissa Miller 1-1/2.
Assists: C - Andi Henderson 42; CN - Kari Gibson 26.
Service Aces: C - Griffith 1, Lo 1, Nikki Bozick 1, Tiffany Andrassy 1; CN - Gibson 1, Salem Stepp 1.
 
ATT: 100
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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)

17
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.

Soccer (W) vs. LENOIR-RHYNE 7 p.m.

25
October 25

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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