October 1, 2015
Volleyball Downed By Wingate in Three Sets
WINGATE, N.C -- Host Wingate posted a three-game sweep of Catawba in South Atlantic Conference volleyball action on Thursday night at Cuddy Arena. The Bulldogs won the match 25-18, 25-13, 25-18 and improved to 13-2 overall and 7-1 in the SAC. The Catawba Indians fall to 7-8 and 4-4.
Erin Morant (Bealeton, Va./Liberty HS) recorded six kills and hit at 38.5% to pace Catawba. Bri Howard (Graham, N.C./S. Alamance HS) followed with five kills and posted a pair of blocks. Setter Kaytee Frabotta (Sterling Heights, MI/Henry Ford II HS) collected 13 digs with 15 assists.
Shelly Stumpff and Abby Saehler led Wingate with 12 kills each. Both hit over 34%. Stumpff added 15 kills and three blocks, while Saehler posted four blocks and served a pair of aces. Oakley Attaway killed off nine points and setter Iris Brewer handed out 36 assists with five kills.
Wingate jumped out to a 14-7 lead in the opening set as Saehler had two kills and a block late in a 7-2 run. Catawba fought back and came within a point at 18-17 after a pair of blocks from Howard. Following a Bulldog timeout, Wingate ran off six points in a row. Saehler and Katie Bludau each had two kills then got set point on a kill from Stumpff.
Catawba went up 8-5 in set two before Wingate went on a 10-1 run to take control. Saehler served two aces. The Bulldogs built the lead to 20-10 and won the set on a kill from Saehler.
The Lady Indians led for much of the third set, taking a 13-10 lead on a kill from Howard. Rachel Gallup (Fredericksburg, Va./Courtland HS) killed a point to pull Catawba even at 18-all in the back-and-forth set, but Wingate ran off six straight points with Saehler collecting a pair of kills and a block. Brewer would kill off the match point.
Catawba gets back into action on Saturday, traveling to Coker for a 2 pm match.
|Basketball (W) @ Newberry, 6:00|
|Basketball (M) @ Newberry, 8:00|
Basketball (W) @ Lenoir-Rhyne 76-70
Basketball (M) @ Lenoir-Rhyne 63-85
Swimming MEN vs. ASHLAND 84-117
Swimming WOMEN vs. ASHLAND 102-95
Swimming Women @ Limestone 103-142
Swimming Men @ Limestone 104-136
Basketball (W) @ Carson-Newman 60-88
Basketball (M) @ Carson-Newman 75-101
Basketball (W) vs. COKER 55-52
Basketball (M) vs. COKER 77-71
Swimming MEN vs. BARTON 131-89
Swimming WOMEN vs. BARTON 141-90
Basketball (W) vs. MARS HILL 80-56
Basketball (M) vs. MARS HILL 83-68
Basketball (W) @ Newberry 6 p.m.
Basketball (M) @ Newberry 8 p.m.
Swimming @ Lenoir-Rhyne
Track/Field @ Wake Forest Invitational (Day 1)
Basketball (W) vs. LINCOLN MEMORIAL 2 p.m.
Basketball (M) vs. LINCOLN MEMORIAL 4 p.m.
Track/Field @ Wake Forest Invitational (Day 2)
Basketball (W) vs. QUEENS 6 p.m.
Basketball (M) vs. QUEENS 8 p.m.
Track/Field @ Finn Pincus Invitational (Day 1)
Track/Field @ Finn Pincus Invitational (Day 2)
Basketball (W) @ Tusuclum 2 p.m.
Basketball (M) @ Tusculum 4 p.m.
Basketball (W) @ Wingate 6 p.m.
Basketball (M) @ Wingate 8 p.m.
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