Volleyball posts sweep at UNC-Pembroke

PEMBROKE, NC – Catawba College swept host UNC-Pembroke in volleyball action on Tuesday night at the Jones Athletic Complex. The Lady Indians won by the scores of 30-21, 30-22 and 30-17 to improve to 15-11. UNC-Pembroke falls to 6-23. The opening was back-and-forth early as the teams could manage to score only three points on serve as Catawba would lead 11-10. The Braves would score four straight points to go up 14-11, but a kill by Summer Zuck (Kingston, TN) ended the run. Zuck would add four more kills as the Lady Indians ran off eight consecutive points on the serve of Crissi Harrison (Hickory, NC) to lead 19-16. Pembroke rallied to within 19-18, but Zuck would tally a pair of kills in a five-point spurt to put Catawba on top 25-17. The Lady Indians would score the final three points of the game, which ended on a kill by Harrison. The second game was also tight early with Pembroke holding a 14-12 edge. A kill by Catawba’s Elizabeth Hewitt (Hickory, NC) tied the game at 14-14 and Harrison would serve five straight points, including an ace, to put the Lady Indians up 18-14. Harrison and Hope Miller (Newton, NC) each had a pair of kills as Catawba scored six of the game’s final nine points. Leading 12-11 in game three, Catawba used a three-point run to grab control. A kill by Miller upped the lead to 23-15, then added a five-point run to take a 28-16 lead. Miller had a dozen kills to lead the Lady Indians, while Zuck added 10. Erin Naumann (Cave Creek, AZ) had 10 digs, with Hewitt and Heather Hawkins (Troutman, NC) recording four blocks. Nicole Scheidt (China Grove, NC) posted 39 assists. April Newhouse led Pembroke with 10 kills, while Meredith Craig added eight kills and 15 digs. Amy Julien had nine kills and a pair of blocks. MATCH SCORES 1 2 3 Catawba (15-11) 30 30 30 UNC-Pembroke (6-23) 21 22 17 Leaders Kills: C - Hope Miller 12, Summer Zuck 10, Crissi Harrison 8; P - April Newhouse 10, Amy Julien 9, Meredith Craig 8. Digs: C - Erin Naumann 10, Nicole Scheidt 7, Miller 7; P - Craig 15, Natalie Niesborella 10. Blocks: C - Elizabeth Hewitt 0-4/4, Heather Hawkins 0-4/4; P - Julilen 1-1/2, Stacy Norton 0-1/1. Assists: C - Nicole Scheidt 39; P - Jennifer Paroda 37. Aces: C - Zuck, Hewitt, Harrison; P - Norton, Niesborella. ATT: 150 Time - 1:25 #######

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