Athletic News

October 19, 2010
For immediate release:

Huntingdon College
News Release

 Volleyball Falls in Fifth Set to Faulkner; Women's Soccer Drops Conference Match

MONTGOMERY, Ala. ---- The Huntingdon volleyball team fell to cross-town rival Faulkner in five sets on Tuesday evening, (22-25, 25-13, 25-16, 16-25, 10-15). The Lady Hawks soccer team falls on the road 2-1 to Spelman.

In the tough loss to Faulkner, freshman Kelly Kahumoku led the team with 14 kills, while senior Clare Shannon added 10 in the match. Junior Alyssa Eason paced the squad with 37 assists.

Defensively, senior Krissie Jones led the team with 19 digs, while senior Clare Shannon added 13 digs in the contest. Four Lady Hawks posted one block assist in the match, including Kelly Kahumoku, Alyssa Eason, Abby Brown, and Abby Carter.

Junior Alyssa Eason paced the team with five service aces in the match, followed by senior Clare Shannon's four.

Earlier on Tuesday, the Lady Hawks soccer team fell 2-1 on the road to conference opponent Spelman. Huntingdon's lone score came in the 23rd minute of action by freshman Crystal Flores, from an assist by junior Ginger Tyson.

Sophomore Jenny Burnash recorded ten saves in the loss, while Spelman was able to get two goals in the match to secure the 2-1 victory.

Huntingdon's volleyball team (13-13) will look to rebound against Judson at home on Thursday, Oct. 21st, in Wilson Athletic Center beginning at 6 p.m. The women's soccer team (4-9-1) returns to action at home on Tuesday, Oct. 26th, against Oakwood. Kickoff is set for 1 p.m. at the Huntingdon Soccer Field. 

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Hodge Patterson
Sports Information Director
Phone: (334) 833-4579
hpatterson@huntingdon.edu


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