JACKSON, Miss. – The Birmingham-Southern women's volleyball team swept Southern Athletic Association rival Millsaps College 3-0 Tuesday night. The road win pushes the Panthers to 5-3 overall on the year and 1-0 in conference play.
Julia Denby (Gulf Breeze, Fla./Gulf Breeze HS) and Emmy Kilgore (Mountain Brook, Ala./Mountain Brook HS) earned a match-high eight kills each. Rachel Lee (Montgomery, Ala./The Montgomery Academy) finished with a match-high 22 assists.
Defensively, Melaina Hissam (Madison, Ala./Bob Jones HS) paced the back line with a team-high nine digs. Kilgore finished right behind her with eight digs of her own, respectively.
BSC returns home this weekend to continue SAA play. They take on Berry College Friday night at 6 p.m. and then Oglethorpe University on Saturday at 1 p.m.