November 9, 2012
Parrish's Triple Double Helps Lead Volleyball Past C-N
JEFFERSON CITY, TN -- Catawba reeled off the final four points to close out a five-set win over host Carson-Newman in South Atlantic Conference volleyball action on Friday night at Holt Fieldhouse. The Catawba Indians won by the scores of 25-18, 23-25, 15-25, 25-15 and 15-13 to improve to 12-13 overall and 9-8 in the SAC. The Lady Eagles fall to 11-15 and 5-12. The win was the second time this season Catawba had topped Carson-Newman in five sets, marking its only five-set wins in eight tries.
Senior Alli Parrish (Zebulon, NC/Smithfield-Selma HS) posted a triple-double to help lead Catawba, posting 11 kills, 17 digs and 20 assists. Freshman Rachel Gallup (Fredericksburg, VA/Courtland HS) added 13 kills, Kaitlyn Whitmer (Ferrum, VA/Franklin Co. HS) 12 and Carson Brewer (Raleigh, NC/Middle Creek HS/Cape Fear CC) 10. Whitmer added 15 digs.
Down 13-11 in the final set, Whitmer and Gallup had kills to even the set. Following a C-N attack error, Brewer killed off the final point. A kill from Gallup had given the Lady Indians an 11-9 edge, but Carson-Newman rallied back on two kills from Emily Schultz surrounded by Catawba errors.
Schultz and Rachel Harper each had a dozen kills to pace Carson-Newman. Sabina Papala recorded nine kills and seven blocks. Schultz added five blocks, while Harper posted 11 digs.
Gallup had a kill and a block to help Catawba get on top 11-8 in set one. A combo block from Whitmer and Savannah Tomlinson (Remsenburg, NY/Southampton Beach HS/UNCG) pushed the margin to 14-9. Consecutive kills from Ashley Ferris pulled C-N within 22-17, but Whitmer posted a pair of kills in the final three points to end the set.
Carson-Newman pulled away late to take a tight second set. Kills from Lauren Santarelli and Rachel Harper put the Lady Eagles up 17-15 and another Harper kills made the score 20-17. Catawba rallied on two kills from Whitmer and one from Brown to even the set. Parrish had Catawba up 22-21, but C-N scored three straight points on kills from Papala, Rachael Bowlin and a Catawba error. Schultz ended the set on a kill.
The teams traded easy wins in sets three and four. After a Schultz kill and a Papala block, C-N led 8-2 in the third. The Lady Eagles went on top 19-9 on another Schultz kill and Papala killed off the set. Catawba used a 4-1 run early in set four which included two kills from Brewer to go up 10-6. An 8-4 run that was capped by an ace by Parrish upped the Catawba edge to 20-12. Whitmer had two late kills before an error ended the set.
Catawba will conclude its regular season on Saturday afternoon with a 2 p.m. match at Lincoln Memorial.
|Track/Field @ adidas Winthrop Invitational (Day 1),||Stats|
Baseball vs. LENOIR-RHYNE 2-3
Baseball vs. LENOIR-RHYNE 6-5
Softball vs LEES-McRAE 1-4
Softball vs LEES-McRAE 4-1
Baseball vs. LENOIR-RHYNE 0-5
Softball @ Limestone 8-1
Lacrosse (M) vs. FLORIDA TECH 15-7
Softball @ Limestone 1-2
Golf (M) in RICHARD RENDLEMAN INV - Day 1 (CC of Salisbury)
Golf (W) @ Low Country Inv - Day 1 (Crescent Pointe GC)
Lacrosse (W) vs. FELICIAN 24-1
Golf (W) @ Low Country Inv - Day 2 (Crescent Pointe GC) 8th of 11
Golf (M) in RICHARD RENDLEMAN INV - Day 2 (CC of Salisbury) 2nd of 17
Baseball @ Tampa 5-9
Softball vs. KING 3-17
Lacrosse (W) vs. CHESTNUT HILL 16-15
Softball vs. KING 2-0
Baseball @ Tampa 8-12
Baseball @ Carson-Newman 5-6
Softball @ Emmanuel 2-3
Softball @ Emmanuel 2-4
Baseball @ Carson-Newman 9-3
Baseball @ Carson-Newman 5-2
Tennis (M) @ Lincoln Memorial 1-8
Tennis (W) @ Lincoln Memorial 2-7
Softball @ Southern Wesleyan 11-0
Lacrosse (M) vs. NEWBERRY 13-9
Lacrosse (W) vs. NEWBERRY 25-8
Golf (M) @ Hargett Inv - Day 1 (Monroe CC)
Golf (M) @ Hargett Inv - Day 2 (Monroe CC) 5th of 12
Baseball vs. ST. THOMAS AQUINAS 6-8
Baseball vs. INDIANA,PA 16-6
Swimming @ NCAA II Championships (Day 2 - Prelims)
Softball vs NORTH GEORGIA 0-7
Tennis (W) vs. WINGATE 0-9
Tennis (M) vs. WINGATE 1-8
Lacrosse (W) vs. INDIANA,PA 7-25
Softball vs NORTH GEORGIA 3-7
Lacrosse (M) @ Coker 14-8
Swimming @ NCAA II Championships (Day 2 - Finals)
Track/Field @ UNCC 49er Classic (Day 1)
Swimming @ NCAA II Championships (Day 3 - Prelims) 10 a.m.
Baseball vs. TUSCULUM 1-10
Swimming @ NCAA II Championships (Day 3 - Finals) 6 p.m.
Track/Field @ UNC Pembroke Braves Classic
Track/Field @ UNCC 49er Classic (Day 2)
Baseball vs. TUSCULUM 19-10
Baseball vs. TUSCULUM 13-12
Tennis (M) @ Tusculum 3-6
Softball @ Lincoln Memorial 10-6
Tennis (W) @ Tusculum 0-9
Softball @ Lincoln Memorial 7-8
Golf (M) @ Bank of TR Inv - Day 1 (Columbia CC)
Golf (W) @ Wingate Challenge - Day 1 (Rolling Hills CC)
Golf (M) @ Bank of TR Inv - Day 2 (Columbia CC) 4th of 10
Golf (W) @ Wingate Challenge - Day 2 (Rolling Hills CC) 6th of 11
Lacrosse (W) @ Wingate 12-11
Lacrosse (M) @ Wingate 5-12
Tennis (W) vs. NEWBERRY 2-7
Softball vs LENOIR-RHYNE 1-2
Tennis (M) vs. NEWBERRY 1-8
Softball vs LENOIR-RHYNE 8-1
Track/Field @ adidas Winthrop Invitational (Day 1)
Track/Field @ adidas Winthrop Invitational (Day 2)
Lacrosse (W) @ Lincoln Memorial noon
Softball vs MARS HILL 1 p.m.
Tennis (M) vs. ANDERSON 1 p.m.
Tennis (W) vs. ANDERSON 1 p.m.
Lacrosse (M) @ Lincoln Memorial 3 p.m.
Softball vs MARS HILL 3 p.m.
Baseball @ Mars Hill 1 p.m.
Baseball @ Mars Hill 3:30 p.m.
Baseball @ Mars Hill 1 p.m.
Baseball @ Barton 2 p.m.
Tennis (M) @ Queens 2 p.m.
Tennis (W) @ Queens 2 p.m.
Softball vs QUEENS 2 p.m.
Softball vs QUEENS 4 p.m.
Golf (W) @ Sunoco Campbell Oil Inv - Day 1 (River Landing GC)
Lacrosse (W) @ Coker 4 p.m.
Golf (W) @ Sunoco Campbell Oil Inv - Day 2 (River Landing GC)
Tennis (W) @ Carson Newman 1:30 p.m.
Tennis (M) @ Carson Newman 1:30 p.m.
Track/Field @ Montreat Invitational (Day 1)
Softball @ Tusculum 1 p.m.
Baseball @ Anderson 2 p.m.
Softball @ Tusculum 3 p.m.
Baseball @ Anderson 5 p.m.
Track/Field @ Montreat Invitational (Day 2)
Lacrosse (W) vs. MARS HILL noon
Baseball @ Anderson 1 p.m.
Lacrosse (M) vs. MARS HILL 3 p.m.