Athletic News

October 30, 2010
For immediate release:

Huntingdon College
News Release

Volleyball Drops Two Matches on Opening Day of the Rhodes Halloween Tournament

MEMPHIS, Tenn. --- The Huntingdon College volleyball team (16-16) fell in the fourth set of each match on Saturday at the Rhodes Halloween Tournament. The Lady Hawks lost the first match 1-3 to Oglethorpe, (23-25, 18-25, 25-17, 17-25). 

In the second match against Illinois College, Huntingdon won the first set before dropping three straight sets for the loss, (25-16, 14-25, 21-25, 16-25).

Huntingdon Match Leaders vs. Oglethorpe:

Kills: 9-Clare Shannon, 8-Melony Motley

Digs: 12-Krissie Jones

Assists: 27-Alyssa Eason

Service Aces: 3-Samantha Morris

Solo Blocks: 1-Abby Carter & Melony Motley

Assisted Blocks: 2-Abby Carter & Melony Motley

Huntingdon Match Leaders vs. Illinois College:

Kills: 9-Clare Shannon, 7-Abby Carter & Melony Motley

Digs: 11-Alyssa Eason

Assists: 30-Alyssa Eason

Service Aces: 3-Samantha Morris & Christine Whiten

Solo Blocks: 1-Abby Brown & Abby Carter

Assisted Blocks: 1-Abby Brown & Abby Carter

The Lady Hawks will return to action on Sunday, Oct. 31, in the Rhodes Halloween Tournament. Huntingdon opens the day against Millikin at 10 a.m., followed by host Rhodes at 2 p.m.

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


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