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Volleyball Ends Season with SAC Semifinal Loss to Lenoir-Rhyne

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WINGATE, NC -- Lenoir-Rhyne used a balanced attack to defeat Catawba 3-0 in a semifinal match of the 2006 Food Lion South Atlantic Conference Volleyball Tournament Friday night at Cuddy Arena. The Bears defeated the Catawba Indians 30-18, 30-27, 30-26. Lenoir-Rhyne improves to 25-12 overall and advances to face host Wingate in Saturday’s 2 p.m. championship match.

The Catawba Indians completes its season at 19-12. Three Bears achieved double-digit kills Friday night, led by sophomore outside hitter Abby Smith (Virginia Beach, VA) and her 13 kills. Sophomore outside hitter Katie Novacek (Raleigh, NC) recorded 12 kills, while freshman outside hitter Jordan Ledford (Newton, NC) contributed 11 kills. Novacek was on fire, as she hit .526 on the evening (12 kills and only two errors in 19 total attacks). Lenoir-Rhyne hit .400 or better in the first two games.

For the match, the Bears compiled a .367 hitting percentage. L-R sophomore setter Lauren McLelland (Statesville, NC) distributed 51 assists against Catawba. Catawba’s sophomore hitting duo of Melissa Griffith (Williamsburg, VA) and Melissa Powers (Bennett, NC) led the Catawba Indian offense. Griffith had a match-high 19 kills, while Powers notched 17 kills. Powers hit .467 (17 kills and three errors in 30 attacks) on the evening. Catawba junior setter Andi Henderson (Swansboro, NC) had 43 assists Friday night.

MATCH SCORES
1 2 3 Catawba (19-12) 18 27 26 Lenoir-Rhyne (25-12) 30 30 30 Leaders Kills: C - Melissa Griffith 19, Melissa Powers 17; LR - Abby Smith 13, Katie Novacek 12, Jordan Ledford 11. Digs: C - Griffith 11, Mai Zoua Lo 10; LR - Ledford 14, Catherine Fulton 10. Blocks: C - Amanda Nantz 1-1/2, Griffith 0-1/1; LR - Smith 0-1/1, Katie Sloan 0-1/1, Kathryn Phillips 0-1/1. Assists: C - Henderson 43; LR - Lauren McLelland 51. Service Aces: C - Powers 2, Tiffany Andrassy 1; LR - Smith 1, Ledford 1, Phillips 1. ATT: 93 Time – 1:22 #######

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September 1

Cross Country in CHICK-FIL-A INV. (Salisbury Community Park) M-1st;W-1st

Volleyball @ Florida Southern 1-3

Football @ West Georgia 3-34

Volleyball vs. Wilmington,DE 3-0

Soccer (M) @ Erskine 0-1

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September 3

Soccer (W) @ USC Aiken 1-0

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September 5

Soccer (M) @ Mount Olive 1-2

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September 7

Volleyball vs. Barton 0-3

Soccer (W) vs. BARTON 1-0

Volleyball @ Augusta 0-3

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September 8

Tennis (W) @ Wingate Inv. (Day 1) 

Tennis (M) @ Wingate Inv. (Day 1) 

Volleyball vs. West Alabama 0-3

Football @ Winston-Salem State 34-7

Soccer (M) @ USC Aiken 3-0

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September 9

Tennis (M) @ Wingate Inv. (Day 2) 

Tennis (W) @ Wingate Inv. (Day 2) 

Soccer (W) vs. FRANCIS MARION 3-1

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September 10

Golf (W) @ Anderson Inv. - Day 1 (Cobbs Glen CC) 

Golf (M) @ Coker Inv. - Day 1 (Camden CC) 

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September 11

Golf (W) @ Anderson Inv. - Day 2 (Cobbs Glen CC) 2nd of 9

Golf (M) @ Coker Inv. - Day 2 (Camden CC) 13th of 14

Volleyball vs. WINGATE 2-3

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September 12

Soccer (W) vs. NEWBERRY 4-1

Soccer (M) vs. NEWBERRY 0-3

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September 15

Cross Country @ Winthrop Invitational, ccd. 9 a.m.

Soccer (W) @ Mars Hill, ppd. 1 p.m.

Swimming @ SAA Open Water, ccd. 4 p.m.

Football vs. UNC PEMBROKE, ccd. 7 p.m.

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September 18

Golf (M) @ Queens Inv. ccd. 

Volleyball @ Queens 3-2

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September 19

Soccer (W) @ Queens 5 p.m.

Soccer (M) @ Queens 7:30 p.m.

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September 21

Tennis (M) @ North Greenville 2 p.m.

Tennis (W) @ North Greenville 2 p.m.

Volleyball @ Lenoir-Rhyne 7 p.m.

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September 22

Golf (W) @ Lady Brave Inv. - Day 1 (Old South GC)

Football @ Mars Hill 1 p.m.

Soccer (M) vs. LINCOLN MEMORIAL 1 p.m.

Volleyball vs. MARS HILL 2 p.m.

Soccer (W) vs. LINCOLN MEMORIAL 3:30 p.m.

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September 23

Golf (W) @ Lady Brave Inv. - Day 2 (Old South GC)

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September 24

Golf (M) @ King Inv. - Day 1 (CC of Bristol)

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September 25

Golf (M) @ King Inv. - Day 2 (CC of Bristol)

Volleyball @ Lincoln Memorial 6 p.m.

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September 26

Soccer (W) vs. UNC PEMBROKE 5 p.m.

Soccer (M) @ Mars HIll 7 p.m.

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September 27

Tennis (W) @ SE ITA Championships (Day 1)

Tennis (M) @ SE ITA Championships (Day 1)

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September 28

Tennis (M) @ SE ITA Championships (Day 2)

Tennis (W) @ SE ITA Championships (Day 2)

Volleyball vs. CARSON-NEWMAN 7 p.m.

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September 29

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

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

Cross Country @ USC Upstate Invitational 9 a.m.

Football vs. CARSON-NEWMAN 1:30 p.m.

Soccer (W) @ Tusculum 5 p.m.

Soccer (M) @ Tusculum 7 p.m.

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September 30

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

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

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