September 8, 2007
Volleyball Moves to 11-1 Behind Powers and Griffith
SAVANNAH, GA – Catawba finished off a perfect weekend with two more wins in Saturday’s action at the Chatham Orthopedic Volleyball Classic hosted by Armstrong Atlantic. The Catawba Indians posted wins over Francis Marion and Puerto Rico-Rio Piedras to improve to 11-1 on the season.
The ladies claimed a win in four games over Francis Marion, taking the match by the scores of 30-24, 26-30, 30-27 and 30-25. Melissa Powers (Bennett, NC/N. Moore HS) and Melissa Griffith (Williamsburg, VA/Lafayette HS) each tallied 18 kills in the win. Powers added nine blocks, while Griffith had 28 digs. Freshman Lindsey Spears (Virginia Beach, VA/Ocean Lakes HS) picked up eight kills and six blocks.
In a first-ever win over PR-Rio Piedras, Catawba earned the sweep with a 32-30, 30-22 and 32-30 victory. Powers put down 21 kills with Griffith adding 11 kills and 25 digs. Setter Andi Henderson (Swansboro, NC/Swansboro HS) had 46 assists and 11 digs.
Swimming @ Yellow Jacket Invite (Day 1)
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
Basketball (W) vs. TUSCULUM 70-58
Basketball (M) vs. TUSCULUM 73-87
Basketball (W) vs. JC SMITH 51-52
Basketball (M) vs. ST. AUGUSTINE'S 76-73
Basketball (W) vs. ANDERSON 63-46
Basketball (M) vs. ANDERSON 4 p.m.
Swimming vs. QUEENS noon
Basketball (M) vs. WINGATE 11 a.m.
Basketball (W) vs. WINGATE 2 p.m.
Basketball (W) @ Virginia Union 2 p.m.
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