September 7, 2007
Powers and Henderson Pace Volleyball to Wins at AASU Classic
SAVANNAH, GA – The Catawba volleyball team swept its way to a pair of wins in Friday’s action at the Chatham Orthopedics Volleyball Classic, hosted by Armstrong Atlantic University. With the wins, the Catawba Indians improve to 9-1 on the season.
In its opening match, Catawba downed UNC-Pembroke 30-23, 30-17 and 30-27. Melissa Powers (Bennett, NC/N. Moore HS) led the way with a dozen kills and added seven blocks. Setter Andi Henderson (Swansboro, NC/Swansboro HS) handed out 36 assists with nine digs, two aces and a pair of kills. Freshman Lindsey Spears (Virginia Beach, VA/Ocean Lakes HS) followed Powers with seven kills, while Jasmine Chunn (East Bend, NC/Forbush HS) added four blocks.
Catawba tangled with host Armstrong Atlantic in a night match and claimed a 30-28, 34-32 and 30-23 victory. Powers again had the hot hand with 21 kills with Mai Zoua Lo (Hickory, NC/Foard HS) delivering seven kills and posting 15 digs. Henderson had 46 assists and six kills.
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