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Volleyball Drops Four-Set Match at C-N

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JEFFERSON CITY, Tenn. -- Carson-Newman dropped the opening set, but rallied to post a four-set win over visiting Catawba in South Atlantic Conference volleyball action on Friday night at Holt Fieldhouse. The Eagles improved to 12-11 overall and 8-8 in the SAC with a 16-25, 25-20, 25-17 and 25-21 voctory. The Catawba Indians fall to 7-20 and 3-13.

Allie Grubb led Catawba with 11 kills and three blocks. Kylie Morgan followed with eight kills and produced 15 digs. Morgan Hester handed out 30 assists with four aces and 18 digs. Catawba hit 26% in the opening set, but fell off to just 11% for the match.

Catawba stomed out of the gates in the opening set, leading 12-2 . Jade Brooks served three aces in the early run. The Lady Indians kept the big lead throughout still up 20-10 with Grubb killing off Catawba’s final three points. Carson-Newman pulled away late to take set two. Up 19-18, the Eagles ran off five straight point with a pair of kills from Megan Oldenburger.

The Lady Indians led early in set three, but Carson-Newman came back to go up 12-11 on a kill by Natalie Harris. Morgan’s kill had Catawba within 16-14 before the Eagles eased ahead. A kill by Marnie Streeter made it 18-14 and Oldenburger’s kill pushed the lead to 21-15. Morgan Ballard ended the set with consecutive aces.

Carson-Newman got up 6-0 quickly in set four and held a 13-6 edge before Catawba rallied within 13-10 on a kill from Grubb. It was 22-15 when Catawba made a final run. An ace from Hester and a kill by Jaida Henderson trimmed the margin to 22-20 and another ace from Hester had Catawba within a point. Carson-Newman got a combo block from Erin Edwards and Katie Parnell then Oldenburger followed a Catawba error with a kill to end the match.

Oldenburger posted 18 kills with 17 digs and four aces for the Eagles. Streeter posted a dozen kills, while Harris and Parnell recorded six blocks. Ballard had three aces and 27 digs with Edwards adding five blocks.

Catawba heads to Tusculum on Saturday for a 2 p.m. match with the Poineers.

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April 1

Golf (M) @ Tennessee River Rumble - Day 1 (WindRiver GC)

Golf (W) @ McAmis Memorial - Day 1 (Link Hills CC)

2
April 2

Golf (W) @ McAmis Memorial - Day 2 (Link HIlls CC) 1st of 6

Golf (M) @ Tennessee River Rumble - Day 2 (WindRiver GC) 17th of 20

Baseball vs. BARTON 12-2

3
April 3

Softball @ Wingate 6-5

Tennis (W) vs. QUEENS 2-5

Tennis (M) vs. QUEENS 2-5

Softball @ Wingate 2-6

Lacrosse (W) vs. QUEENS 8-17

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April 5

Lacrosse (M) @ Limestone 7-24

6
April 6

Track/Field @ Phoenix Invitational

Football BLUE/WHITE SPRING GAME

Softball @ King 10-1

Baseball vs. QUEENS 16-10

Softball @ King 1-7

Baseball vs. QUEENS 8-3

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April 7

Golf (W) @ SAC Championships - Day 1 (Lake Hickory CC)

Softball @ Lees-McRae, ccd. 1 p.m.

Baseball vs. QUEENS 2-5

8
April 8

Golf (W) @ SAC Championships - Day 2 (Lake Hickory CC)

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April 9

Golf (W) @ SAC Championships - Day 3 (Lake Hickory CC) 9th of 11

10
April 10

Tennis (M) @ Anderson 1-6

Tennis (W) @ Anderson 2-5

Softball vs. COKER 2-1

Softball vs. COKER 1-0

Lacrosse (W) @ Lenoir-Rhyne 15-16

Baseball vs. LANDER 14-11

Lacrosse (M) @ Lenoir-Rhyne 5-17

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April 11

Tennis (M) @ Newberry 2-5

Tennis (W) @ Newberry 6-1

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April 12

Baseball @ Newberry 2-4

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April 13

Tennis (M) vs. Tusculum 1-6

Tennis (W) vs. Tusculum 0-7

Baseball @ Newberry 5-9

Softball @ Mars Hill 1-9

Lacrosse (M) vs. QUEENS 13-12

Softball @ Mars Hill 8-3

Baseball @ Newberry 2-5

Lacrosse (W) vs. YOUNG HARRIS 19-16

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April 14

Golf (M) @ SAC Championships - Day 1 (Camden CC)

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April 15

Golf (M) @ SAC Championships - Day 2 (Camden CC)

Tennis (M) @ Wingate (SAC Tournament Quarterfinals) 0-4

Lacrosse (W) @ Chowan 18-6

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April 16

Golf (M) @ SAC Championships - Day 3 (Camden CC) 9th of 11

Tennis (W) @ Tusculum (SAC Tournament - Quarterfinals) 1-4

Baseball @ Belmont Abbey 4-3

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April 17

Softball vs. NEWBERRY 10-12

Softball vs. NEWBERRY 2-5

Baseball vs. BELMONT ABBEY 9-6

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April 18

Track/Field @ SAC Outdoor Championships (Day 1)

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April 20

Track/Field @ SAC Outdoor Championships (Day 2) M-6th;W-8th

Lacrosse (W) vs. Tusculum 16-6

Lacrosse (M) vs. Tusculum 10-11

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April 22

Softball vs. LINCOLN MEMORIAL noon

Softball vs. LINCOLN MEMORIAL 2 p.m.

Baseball @ USC Aiken 6 p.m.

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April 23

Lacrosse (W) vs, WINGATE (SAC Tournament -1st Round)

Baseball @ Winston-Salem St. 6 p.m.

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April 25

Baseball @ SAC Tournament

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April 26

Softball in SAC TOURNAMENT (1st Round)

Lacrosse (M) @ SAC Tournament (Semifinals)

Baseball @ SAC Tournament

Lacrosse (W) @ SAC Tournament (Semifinals)

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April 27

Softball in SAC TOURNAMENT (Semifinals)

Softball in SAC TOURNAMENT (Championship)

Baseball @ SAC Tournament

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April 28

Baseball @ SAC Tournament

Lacrosse (M) @ SAC Tournament (Championship)

Lacrosse (W) @ SAC Tournament (Championship)

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April 29

Baseball @ SAC Tournament

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