October 5, 2019
Volleyball Ends Road Swing With Loss at CN
JEFFERSON CITY, Tenn. -- Catawba was swept in three sets by host Carson-Newman in South Atlantic Conference volleyball action on Saturday afternoon at Holt Fieldhouse. The Lady Eagles won the match by the scores of 25-11, 25-16 and 25-22 in improving to 8-5 overall and 6-4 in the SAC. The Catawba Indians fall to 3-7 and 2-7.
Catawba had a tough hitting night, swinging at just 8.4% in the loss. Jade Brooks led the way with nine kills and added three blocks. Claire Kellum followed with seven kills and five digs. Ashley Johnson added a pair of blocks and Malia Carr recorded eight digs. Morgan Hester had eight digs and 19 assists.
Erin Edwards and Joy Rhodes each had 10 kills for Carson-Newman, who hit at 36%. Edwards added six blocks. Morgan Ballard dug up 10 balls and Taylor Rohr posted 21 assists.
Carson-Newman jumped out quickly in set one and built a 19-5 lead after an ace by Marnie Streeter. AN ace by Megan Oldernburger put the Eagles up 9-3 in set two. Catawba pulled within 13-9 at one point, but C-N raced out to a 22-13 edge and took the set.
Catawba battled back in the third set. Carson-Newman again led early and led 20-15 when the Lady Indians dug in and got close. Kills from Kellum and Brooks made it 20-17 and after a kill from Payton Medich and an Eagle error it was 21-19. Down 23-19, Catawba ran off three straight points, who on kills from Brooks, to pull within 23-22. Two Catawba errors after a C-N timeout gave the Eagles the win.
Catawba returns home on Tuesday for a non-conference tilt with UNC Pembroke at 7 p.m.
|No events scheduled until September 3|
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
Tennis (M) @ Wingate Invitational (Day 2)
Tennis (W) @ Wingate Invitational (Day 2)
Soccer (M) vs. MOUNT OLIVE, ppd. 7 p.m.
Golf (W) @ Anderson Invitational (Day 1) - (Cobbs Glen GC)
Golf (M) @ Anderson Invitational - Day 1 (Cobbs Glen GC)
Golf (W) @ Anderson Invitational (Day 2) - (Cobbs Glen GC) 2nd of 9
Golf (M) @ Anderson Invitational - Day 2 (Cobbs Glen GC) 5th of 10
Volleyball @ Lenoir-Rhyne 1-3
Soccer (W) @ Francis Marion 2-1
Soccer (M) @ North Greenville 4-0
Volleyball @ Mars Hill 0-3
Football @ Winston-Salem State 21-14
Volleyball vs. CHOWAN 3-0
Soccer (W) vs. USC AIKEN 3-0
Volleyball vs. QUEENS 0-3
Soccer (W) vs. QUEENS 0-1
Soccer (M) vs. QUEENS 1-4
Tennis (M) @ Belmont Abbey Tournament 12:30 p.m.
Volleyball vs. COKER 3-1
Golf (W) @ Battle at Old South - 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 3-0
Football @ UNC Pembroke 14-28
Soccer (W) vs. MARS HILL 3-0
Golf (W) @ Lady Brave Invitational - Day 2 (Old South GC) 9th of 14
Golf (M) @ King Invitational - Day 1 (CC of Bristol)
Golf (M) @ King Invitational - Day 2 (CC of Bristol) 5th of 9
Soccer (W) @ Columbus State 0-3
Soccer (M) vs. USC AIKEN 5-3
Tennis (W) @ Southeast ITA Championships (Day 1)
Tennis (M) @ Southeast ITA Championships (Day 1)
Volleyball @ UVA-Wise 3-0
Tennis (M) @ Southeast ITA Championships (Day 2)
Tennis (W) @ Southeast ITA Championships (Day 2)
Soccer (M) vs. SHAW 5-3
Volleyball @ Tusculum 0-3
Soccer (W) vs. SHAW 1-0
Football vs. WINGATE 10-13
Tennis (M) @ Southeast ITA Championships (Day 3)
Tennis (W) @ Southeast ITA Championships (Day 3)
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