August 26, 2007
Volleyball Remains Perfect, Sweeping to Two More Wins
HICKORY, NC – The Catawba volleyball team ran its record to 4-0 with two wins on Saturday afternoon at the Moretz Sports Invitational at Shuford Gym. The ladies earned sweeps of Queens and St. Andrews and have yet to drop a game in four match wins.
Junior Melissa Powers (Bennett, NC/N. Moore HS) had two more stellar outings as she posted 19 kills against Queens and 21 vs. St. Andrews. She has recorded 73 kills in four matches and is hitting at 47%.
Catawba posted a 30-13, 30-25 and 30-20 win over Queens in its first match on Saturday. Mai Zoua Lo (Hickory, NC/Foard HS) joined Powers in double-digit kills with 16 and added 16 digs, two aces and two blocks.
Against St. Andrews, a 30-17, 30-25 and 30-22 victory, Powers had just one hitting error in 35 swings in collecting her 21 kills. She also had an ace and two blocks. Nikki Bozick (Boca Raton, FL/W. Boca HS) registered a career-best 29 digs and served up a pair of aces. Andi Henderson (Swansboro, NC/Swansboro HS) had 27 assists, while Jasmine Chunn (East Bend, NC/Forbush HS) recorded three blocks and five kills.
|No events scheduled until August 24|