August 31, 2018
Volleyball Falls Twice on Friday in Tampa
TAMPA, Fla. -- Catawba dropped a pair of matches on Friday at the Courtyard Marriott/Terrace Hotel Volleyball Classic at the Martinez Athletic Center. The Catawba Indians fell to 3-3 following losses to West Texas A&M and 25th-ranked Tampa. West Texas A&M moved to 4-1, while Tampa upped its record to 6-0.
Catawba opened with a three-set loss to West Texas A&M. The Lady Buffs won by the scores of 25-17, 26-24 and 25-16. The Lady Indians battled back from an early 6-1 deficit to lead late in set two. A kill from Allie Grubb put Catawba up 23-21 and another from Macy Eidenberger made it 24-22. West Texas A&M came back, winning the final four point then took the final set for the sweep.
Grubb posted nine kills to pace Catawba. Micah Ensor added eight kills and a pair of blocks. Kimberly Hurtado recorded three blocks, while Allison Benton totaled 17 digs. Morgan Hester handed out 22 assists and had six kills.
Host Tampa claimed a 25-17, 25-12 and 25-15 win in the night match on Friday. Grubb again led Catawba, collecting eight kills. Eidenberger and Hurtado each had five kills. Hurtado added a pair of blocks with Hester dealing 19 assists.
Catawba moves over to Lakeland, Fla., on Saturday to tangle with 23rd-ranked Florida Southern and Wilmington, Del.
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Volleyball @ Wingate 0-3
Soccer (W) vs. WINGATE 2-1
Soccer (M) vs. WINGATE 1-5
Swimming Men @ Gardner-Webb 92-170
Volleyball @ Anderson 0-3
Volleyball @ Newberry 3-2
Football vs. ALBANY STATE 21-35
Soccer (M) vs. SHAW 3-0
Soccer (W) vs. SHAW 6-1
Tennis (M) vs. BLUEFIELD ST. 3-4
Tennis (W) vs. BLUEFIELD ST. 7-0
Golf (W) in RENDLEMAN INV - Day 1 (CC of SALISBURY)
Golf (W) in RENDLEMAN INV - Day 2 (CC of SALISBURY) 10th of 18
Tennis (W) vs. WINSTON-SALEM ST, ppd. 5 p.m.
Volleyball @ Coker 1-3
Soccer (W) @ Mars Hill 1-0
Cross Country Royals Challenge M-15th;W-19th
Swimming Women @ Converse Invite (Day 1)
Volleyball vs. TUSCULUM 2-3
Swimming Women @ Converse Invite (Day 2) 1st of 5
Volleyball vs. LINCOLN MEMORIAL 0-3
Football @ Wingate 25-35
Soccer (M) vs. COKER 1-2
Soccer (W) vs. COKER 5-0
Golf (W) @ Noble Memorial - Day 1 (Achasta GC)
Golf (M) @ Donald Ross Inv. - Day 1 (Mimosa Hills CC)
Golf (M) @ Donald Ross Inv. - Day 2 (Mimosa Hills CC) 9th of 14
Golf (W) @ Noble Memorial - Day 2 (Achasta GC) 9th of 14
Volleyball vs. QUEENS 2-3
Soccer (M) @ Lenoir-Rhyne 1-4
Soccer (W) @ Lenoir-Rhyne 1-4
Volleyball vs. LENOIR-RHYNE 7 p.m.
Football vs. TUSCULUM 1:30 p.m.
Volleyball @ Mars HIll 2 p.m.
Soccer (W) vs. ANDERSON 5 p.m.
Soccer (M) vs. ANDERSON 7:30 p.m.
Golf (W) @ Flagler Fall Slam - Day 1 (Marsh Creek CC)
Golf (W) @ Flagler Fall Slam - Day 2 (Marsh Creek CC)
Soccer (W) vs. CHOWAN 2 p.m.
Soccer (M) vs. BELMONT ABBEY 7:30 p.m.
Tennis (W) vs. Newberry 2 p.m.
Tennis (M) vs. Newberry 2 p.m.
Volleyball @ Carson-Newman 7 p.m.
Basketball (W) @ UNC Wilmington (Exhib.) noon
Football vs. LIMESTONE 1:30 p.m.
Volleyball @ Tusculum 2 p.m.
Soccer (W) @ Carson-Newman 5 p.m.
Soccer (M) @ Carson-Newman 7:30 p.m.
Soccer (W) SAC Tournament (1st Round)
Basketball (M) @ Wichita St. (Exhib.)
Volleyball vs. COKER 6:30 p.m.
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