Volleyball

Volleyball Plays Well in Losing Effort vs. #16 Wingate

SALISBURY, NC -- Wingate, ranked 16th in NCAA II, claimed a 3-0 win over host Catawba in South Atlantic Conference volleyball action on Friday night at Goodman Gym.  The Bulldogs won by the scores of 25-17, 25-20 and 25-14 to improve to 7-2 overall and 4-0 in the SAC.  The Catawba Indians fall to 1-4 and 1-2.

Susie Murach led Wingate with 13 kills, while Anna Hilton added 11 kills, nine digs and two blocks.  Setter Iris Brewer handed out 39 assists and served a pair of aces.  Libero Stephanie Tassone collected 13 digs with four aces.

Haley Lanier (Burgaw, NC/Pender Co. HS) posted 11 kills to pace Catawba.  Rachel Gallup (Fredericksburg, VA/Courtland HS) followed with six kills and added a pair of blocks.  Libero McKenzie Garrison (Newton, NC/Maiden HS) dug up 10 balls and setter Kaytee Frabota (Sterling Heights, MI/Henry Ford II HS) had 20 assists.

Catawba played well early and led the opening set 10-8 after a kill from Emily Richardson ((Salem, VA/Salem HS).  Wingate responded with kills from Lexi Potter and Brewer to start a 6-0 run that gave the Bulldogs a 14-10 edge.  Leading 16-14, Wingate pulled away, winning five straight points that started with three kills from Hilton.  A Shelly Stumpff kill ended the set.

Bri Howard (Graham, NC/S. Alamance HS) had consecutive kills to open the second set for Catawba and the Lady Indians held a 12-9 lead after a stretch that saw Lanier put down three kills.  Wingate finally went on top at 18-16 on kills from Potter and Brewer then Murach ended the set on a kill.

Wingate got out quickly in set three, leading 11-2 with a pair of aces from Tassone and another from Murach.  The Bulldogs kept the big margin until Stumpff ended it with Wingate’s eighth ace of the match.

Catawba faces another league opponent on Saturday afternoon as the Lady Indians face off against Coker, one of the new SAC members, at 1 p.m.

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Today's Events

Golf (M) @ Donald Ross Intercollegiate - Day 2 (Mimosa Hills CC), 11th of 13
Golf (W) @ Lee Ann Noble Memorial - Day 2 (Achasta GC),
Tennis (W) vs. Newberry, 1:30
Tennis (M) vs. Newberry, 1:30

Calendar

«October 2017»
1
October 1

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

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

2
October 2

Golf (W) @ Myrtle Beach Inv - Day 1 (Ocean Ridge Plantation)

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

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

3
October 3

Golf (W) @ Myrtle Beach Inv - Day 2 (Ocean Ridge Plantation) 14th of 17

Volleyball @ Coker 1-3

4
October 4

Soccer (W) vs. QUEENS 0-1

Soccer (M) vs. QUEENS 1-1

5
October 5

Tennis (M) vs. MOUNT OLIVE 1-8

Tennis (W) vs. MOUNT OLIVE 7-2

6
October 6

Swimming @ Converse Women's Invite (Day 1) 

7
October 7

Swimming @ Converse Women's Invite (Day 2) 1st of 7

Cross Country @ Hagan Stone Classic W-1st;M-3rd

Football vs. NORTH GREENVILLE 26-20

Volleyball vs. NEWBERRY 2-3

Soccer (W) vs. CARSON-NEWMAN 0-3

Soccer (M) vs. CARSON-NEWMAN 0-3

89
October 9

Golf (W) in PATSY RENDLEMAN INV - Day 1 (CC of Salisbury)

Golf (M) @ NCAA II Preview - Day 1 (Rock Barn GC)

10
October 10

Golf (M) @ NCAA II Preview - Day 2 (Rock Barn GC) 9th of 17

Golf (W) in PATSY RENDLEMAN INV - Day 2 (CC of Salisbury) 10th of 17

11
October 11

Soccer (W) vs. MOUNT OLIVE 3-1

Soccer (M) vs. LENOIR-RHYNE 3-4

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October 14

Football vs. WINGATE 24-27

Volleyball @ Anderson 0-3

Soccer (M) @ Anderson 1-2

Soccer (W) @ Anderson 1-2

1516
October 16

Golf (W) @ Lee Ann Noble Memorial - Day 1 (Achasta GC)

Golf (M) @ Donald Ross Intercollegiate - Day 1 (Mimosa Hills CC)

17
October 17

Golf (M) @ Donald Ross Intercollegiate - Day 2 (Mimosa Hills CC) 11th of 13

Golf (W) @ Lee Ann Noble Memorial - Day 2 (Achasta GC) 

Tennis (M) vs. Newberry 1:30 p.m.

Tennis (W) vs. Newberry 1:30 p.m.

18
October 18

Soccer (W) @ Wingate 5 p.m.

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

19
October 19

Tennis (W) @ Lenoir-Rhyne 2 p.m.

20
October 20

Swimming vs. UNC WILMINGTON 2 p.m.

Volleyball vs. MARS HILL 6 p.m.

21
October 21

Swimming @ Wingate

Cross Country @ SAC Championships

Volleyball @ Tusculum 12:30 p.m.

Football @ Tusculum 2:30 p.m.

Soccer (M) vs. TUSCULUM 5 p.m.

Soccer (W) vs. TUSCULUM 7:30 p.m.

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October 24

Soccer (W) vs. LENOIR-RHYNE 7 p.m.

Volleyball vs. LENOIR-RHYNE 7 p.m.

25
October 25

Soccer (M) vs. USC AIKEN 7 p.m.

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October 27

Swimming Men @ Gardner-Webb 5 p.m.

Volleyball vs. LINCOLN MEMORIAL 7 p.m.

28
October 28

Soccer (W) @ Lincoln Memorial 1 p.m.

Football @ Limestone 1 p.m.

Volleyball vs. CARSON-NEWMAN 2 p.m.

Soccer (M) @ Lincoln Memorial 3:30 p.m.

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October 31

Soccer (W) in SAC Tournament (1st Round)

Soccer (M) @ SAC Tournament (1st Round)

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