Volleyball swept by Presbyterian

CLINTON, S.C. - Presbyterian College extended its win streak to 12 with a 30-21, 30-25, 30-18 victory over the visiting Lady Indians of Catawba College in South Atlantic Conference women's volleyball action at the Ross E. Templeton Center on Friday night. The Blue Hose improve to 19-3 overall and 8-0 in the SAC while Catawba falls to 10-8 overall and 4-4 in the SAC. In the opening game, Presbyterian jumped out to a 9-4 lead fueled by a 5-0 run which was capped off by a kill from sophomore outside hitter Erin Friday (Summerville, S.C.). Catawba closed the gap to 12-11 on a solo block from junior middle hitter Elizabeth Hewitt (Hickory, N.C.) only to see the Blue Hose go on a 11-6 run to push the lead to 24-18 on a kill by senior middle hitter Lindsay Mitchell (Chapin, S.C.). PC would close out the game on a 6-3 run with sophomore middle hitter Jasmin Brown (Alpharetta, Ga.) tallying three kills down the stretch to give PC the 30-21 win. Catawba would open the second game on a 6-1 run capped off by a kill from junior middle hitter Crissi Harrison (Hickory, N.C.). The Lady Indians would hold their lead until PC's Brown tied the match at 13 on a kill in the middle. With the game tied at 14, PC went on a 12-4 run highlighted by three kills from Friday and three from Mitchell to open a 26-18 lead. A kill by Catawba's junior outside hitter Hope Miller (Newton, N.C.) would cut the lead to 28-23, but PC would finish off the Lady Indians with a pair of kills from junior outside hitter Donja Bobbitt (San Antonio, Tex.) to win 30-25. The final game started with PC taking commanding leads of 7-1 and 13-3 to open the game. A pair of kills from Catawba's junior outside hitter Heather Hawkins (Troutman, N.C.) would cut the lead to single figures at 19-10 before PC went on a 11-8 run highlighted by six kills from Friday to seal the victory at 30-18. PC's senior setter Kellie Haire (Clearwater, Fla.) led the way with a match-high 49 assists while adding nine digs. Friday led the offensive attack with 19 kills followed by Bobbitt's 13 kills, Mitchell's 12 kills, and Brown's 11 kills. Friday and freshman libero Erin Winchester (Pickens, S.C.) led the defense with 14 digs apiece. Catawba was led by Hawkins' team-high 10 kills while Miller added seven kills and 15 digs. Sophomore setter Nicole Scheidt (China Grove, N.C.) dished out 27 assists on the night while junior Katie Moore (Haymarket, Va.) would add 13 digs. #####

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Tennis (W) @ Lenoir-Rhyne, 2:00


«October 2017»
October 1

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

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

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) 

October 3

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

Volleyball @ Coker 1-3

October 4

Soccer (W) vs. QUEENS 0-1

Soccer (M) vs. QUEENS 1-1

October 5

Tennis (M) vs. MOUNT OLIVE 1-8

Tennis (W) vs. MOUNT OLIVE 7-2

October 6

Swimming @ Converse Women's Invite (Day 1) 

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

October 9

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

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

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

October 11

Soccer (W) vs. MOUNT OLIVE 3-1

Soccer (M) vs. LENOIR-RHYNE 3-4

October 14

Football vs. WINGATE 24-27

Volleyball @ Anderson 0-3

Soccer (M) @ Anderson 1-2

Soccer (W) @ Anderson 1-2

October 16

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

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

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) 12th of 16

Tennis (M) vs. Newberry 1-8

Tennis (W) vs. Newberry 4-5

October 18

Soccer (W) @ Wingate 0-1

Soccer (M) @ Wingate 0-0

October 19

Tennis (W) @ Lenoir-Rhyne 2 p.m.

October 20

Swimming vs. UNC WILMINGTON 2 p.m.

Volleyball vs. MARS HILL 6 p.m.

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.

October 24

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

Volleyball vs. LENOIR-RHYNE 7 p.m.

October 25

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

October 27

Swimming Men @ Gardner-Webb 5 p.m.

Volleyball vs. LINCOLN MEMORIAL 7 p.m.

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.

October 31

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

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

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Soccer (M) Team Photo