Decatur, GA.- The Screaming Eagles Volleyball team traveled to Decatur GA. to face Agnes Scott College. The Women's Volleyball team is a very young team but they are proving to have such great potential. After playing the Scotties they have yet another win under their belt.
The Screaming Eagles started off the first set with a lot of power. The Scotties had a difficult start but soon caught up to the Screaming Eagles. After back to back play, the Screaming Eagles were able to gain the win. With the ending score of the first set being 25-23.
The Screaming Eagles struggled with the second and third sets. They lost all the momentum that they had in the first set and were not able to recover.
In the fourth and fifth sets, the Screaming Eagles and the Scotties had back to back intense play. Both teams played great defense and fought very hard. In the end, The Screaming Eagles were able to defeat the Scotties.
The top players of the game were; Kayle Glore (SO/Austell, GA) who had 46 assists for the night. Talia Hatch (SO/Laceyville, PA) played great defense, ending the match with 16 digs. Kaitlin Weidner (SR/Corry, PA) ended the match with 14 kills.
After the game Head Coach, Selina Slate stated, "the match against Agnes Scott was a roller coaster. We came out strong in the first set, but in the second and third sets, things just didn't fall our way. Agnes Scott did a great job not letting the ball drop which gave us an even greater challenge. Our ladies did not give up, however, and we came back strong to win the last two sets! It made for an intense match that made us proud to see our team's determination to finish strong and play together".