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Volleyball cruises past Sewanee, 3-0

photo by Jimmy Mitchell
photo by Jimmy Mitchell

BIRMINGHAM, Ala.—The Birmingham-Southern volleyball team moved to 19-3 on the season Saturday with a 3-0 conference win against Sewanee.

The Panthers also moved to 9-2 in the Southern Athletic Association. The Tigers fell to 10-11 overall and 3-8 in the league.

HOW IT HAPPENED

  • BSC won by the scores of 25-10, 25-16, 25-16.
  • The Panthers opened the first set on a 6-0 run and pulled out to a 13-1, easily staying in front of the Tigers before winning by 15.
  • Set two was similar as BSC opened on an 11-1 run; the Panthers led 20-9 before Sewanee put together a 6-2 run to cut it to 22-15, but BSC out-scored the Tigers 3-1 to win the set.
  • BSC opened set three by going up 5-0, and Sewanee responded with a 5-2 run to cut it to 7-5; the Tigers would cut it to 16-12 before the Panthers ended the match with a 9-4 run.

NOTABLE

UP NEXT

  • The Panthers wrap up their home schedule tomorrow, hosting Centre at noon in Bill Battle Coliseum.
  • It will be Senior Day for Bedford, Emily Dang, McCormack, and Mollie Peavy.