Panthers Earn 10th Sweep, White’s 100th Victory

Panthers Earn 10th Sweep, White’s 100th Victory

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – The Birmingham-Southern women's volleyball team recorded its 10th sweep of the season in the Panthers 3-0 Southern Athletic Association road win over Rhodes College Saturday afternoon.  The win marked the 100th career victory for Head Coach Jeff White. He now has a 100-49 record at Birmingham-Southern for a 0.671 winning percentage.


Rachel Lee (Montgomery, Ala./The Montgomery Academy) finished with a match and career-high 37 assists.


BSC improved to 14-3, 7-1 SAA with the win. 


Jeneva Salter (Madison, Ala./Bob Jones HS) and Laura Van Peursem (Huntsville, Ala./The Randolph School) led the Panthers offensively with 16 and 13 kills, respectively.


Caroline Johnson (Lucas, Texas/Lovejoy HS) and Rebecca Erwin (Duluth, Ga./Duluth HS) paced the Panthers defense.  Johnson finished with a match-high 19 digs.  Erwin picked up 15 digs of her own, respectively.


Rhodes (8-9, 4-6 SAA) hit 0.130 as a team while BSC finished with a 0.316 hitting percentage.


The Panthers remain on the road this weekend.  They take on Hendrix College Sunday, Oct. 9 at noon.