September 28, 2018
Volleyball Repelled by Carson-Newman
SALISBURY, N.C. -- Carson-Newman downed host Catawba in three sets in South Atlantic Conference volleyball action on Friday night at Goodman Gym. The Eagles won by the scores of 25-20, 25-17 and 25-21 in improving to 7-5 overall and 3-2 in the SAC. The Catawba Indians move to 5-12 and 1-5.
Micah Ensor led Catawba with eight kills, while Kylie Morgan, Jade Brooks and Kimberly Hurtado added five each. Hurtado recorded three blocks, while Brooks provided 16 digs. Allie Grubb served a pair of aces.
Carson-Newman used big runs during the midpoint of each of the first two sets to take a commanding lead. A seven-point run in the opening set pushed the Eagles to an 18-8 edge. Catawba clawed back to within three, but consecutive kills Megan Oldenburger stimmed the Lady Indian rally. It was a 10-3 run in set two that separated the teams, pushing Carson-Newman to a 17-8 bulge.
Catawba hung tight in set three, leading 20-17 late in the set after a kill from Morgan. Carson-Newman regrouped to run off seven straight points. An ace by Taylor Rohr was followed by three straight Eagle blocks, two on a combo by Katie Parnell and Erin Edwards. Another ace from Rohr and a kill from Parnell pushed C-N to a match point at 24-20. After a side out, the Eagles ended the match on a kill from Oldenburger.
The Eagles were led by Edwards, who had 12 kills and three blocks. Oldenburger added 10 kills with 10 digs. Parnell produced six blocks and Rohr served three aces.
Catawba hits the road for the next four matches, starting with Wingate on Tuesday at 7 p.m.
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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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