October 24, 2009

Volleyball splits at SCAC East/Central Divisional

DANVILLE, Ky. – The Birmingham-Southern volleyball team split at the Southern Collegiate Athletic Conference East/Central Divisonal No. 2, hosted by Centre College, Saturday, with a 3-2 loss to Centre and a 3-1 win against Oglethorpe University.

The Panthers now stand at 13-14 on the season.

BSC lost to Centre by the scores of
25-16, 13-25, 28-30, 25-18, 11-15. Senior #Sarah Harris# led with 20 kills, junior #Christine Denning# led with 47 assists, and junior #Jennifer McKannan# led with 21 digs.

The Panthers then defeated Oglethorpe by the scores of 25-14, 25-15, 27-29, 25-9. Freshman #Shelby Moore# led with 13 kills and freshman #Presley Dickson# led with 20 digs. Denning and freshman #Lauren Reibe# each posted 20 assists, sophomore #Haley Johnson# posted six aces, and Moore and sophomore #Hope Harris# led with five blocks apiece.

Box scores will be posted when they become available.

Action continues tomorrow as the Panthers face DePauw University at 9 a.m. ET, and Millsaps College at 1 p.m. ET.