Volleyball

Volleyball Falls to Lenoir-Rhyne 3-1 in Season Opener

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Hickory, N.C. -- The Catawba volleyball team began their 2019 season on the road with a conference match against Lenoir-Rhyne tonight, losing three sets to one. It was a hard fought battle, as the first and fourth sets finished with a score of 30-28. The Indians took the second set 25-21, and the Bears took the third set 25-17. 

The star of the night for Catawba was Kylie Morgan. Morgan finished the match with 27 kills, which is a career high and ranks tied for 11th for most kills in a match in school history. Morgan also had a hit percentage of 0.382 and had 9 digs on the night. For the Bears, it was Taylor Prall who set the tone as she finished with 22 kills and 10 digs of her own. 

The Indians were oh-so-close to forcing a fifth set tie-breaker as the teams went back and forth trading the lead late in the fourth set. Morgan and Prall kept their squads in the game until Prall put the match away with her 22nd kill to seal the win. For the match, the Bears won the kills battle with 62, while Catawba finished with 54. Morgan Hester also had a great night for the Indians, as she collected 49 of the teams' 52 assists. Hester also had 12 digs on the match. 

Catawba will be back in action this Friday as they travel to Mars Hill for another conference match-up at 7 p.m., while the team will play their first home match this Saturday against Chowan at 7 p.m.

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Today's Events

Golf (W) @ Lady Brave Invitational - Day 1 (Old South GC),
Cross Country @ Bulldog Stampede (Wingate Univ.), M-4th;W-7thStats
Volleyball vs. WINGATE, 0-3 LVideoStats
Soccer (M) vs. MARS HILL, 5:00VideoStats
Football @ UNC Pembroke, 7:00AudioVideoStats
Soccer (W) vs. MARS HILL, 7:30VideoStats

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September 7

Tennis (M) @ Wingate Invitational (Day 1) 

Tennis (W) @ Wingate Invitational (Day 1) 

Cross Country in FLEET FEET INVITE (Salisbury Community Park) W-2nd;M-2nd

Football vs. WEST GEORGIA 9-37

Soccer (W) @ Lynn 4-1

Soccer (M) @ Barton 2-3

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September 8

Tennis (W) @ Wingate Invitational (Day 2) 

Tennis (M) @ Wingate Invitational (Day 2) 

Soccer (M) vs. MOUNT OLIVE, ppd. 7 p.m.

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September 9

Golf (M) @ Anderson Invitational - Day 1 (Cobbs Glen GC)

Golf (W) @ Anderson Invitational (Day 1) - (Cobbs Glen GC)

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September 10

Golf (M) @ Anderson Invitational - Day 2 (Cobbs Glen GC) 5th of 10

Golf (W) @ Anderson Invitational (Day 2) - (Cobbs Glen GC) 2nd of 9

Volleyball @ Lenoir-Rhyne 1-3

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September 11

Soccer (W) @ Francis Marion 2-1

Soccer (M) @ North Greenville 4-0

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September 13

Volleyball @ Mars Hill 0-3

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September 14

Football @ Winston-Salem State 21-14

Soccer (W) vs. USC AIKEN 3-0

Volleyball vs. CHOWAN 3-0

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September 17

Volleyball vs. QUEENS 0-3

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September 18

Soccer (W) vs. QUEENS 0-1

Soccer (M) vs. QUEENS 1-4

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September 20

Tennis (M) @ Belmont Abbey Tournament 12:30 p.m.

Volleyball vs. COKER 3-1

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September 21

Golf (W) @ Lady Brave Invitational - Day 1 (Old South GC) 

Cross Country @ Bulldog Stampede (Wingate Univ.) M-4th;W-7th

Volleyball vs. WINGATE 0-3

Soccer (M) vs. MARS HILL 5 p.m.

Football @ UNC Pembroke 7 p.m.

Soccer (W) vs. MARS HILL 7:30 p.m.

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September 22

Golf (W) @ Lady Brave Invitational - Day 2 (Old South GC)

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September 23

Golf (M) @ King Invitational - Day 1 (CC of Bristol)

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September 24

Golf (M) @ King Invitational - Day 2 (CC of Bristol)

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September 25

Soccer (W) @ Columbus State 1 p.m.

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

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September 27

Tennis (M) @ Southeast ITA Championships (Day 1)

Tennis (W) @ Southeast ITA Championships (Day 1)

Volleyball @ UVA-Wise 7 p.m.

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September 28

Tennis (M) @ Southeast ITA Championships (Day 2)

Tennis (W) @ Southeast ITA Championships (Day 2)

Cross Country @ Hagen Stone Invite (Hagen-Stone Park)

Soccer (M) vs. SHAW 1 p.m.

Volleyball @ Tusculum 2 p.m.

Soccer (W) vs. SHAW 3 p.m.

Football vs. WINGATE 7 p.m.

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September 29

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

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

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