The Lady Bleu Devils are a perfect 2-0 in conference play.
The Lady Bleu Devils are a perfect 2-0 in conference play.
Volleyball - Sun, Sep. 18, 2016
Philander Smith College
Dillard University2125252503
Philander Smith (Ark.)2522212001
Dillard UniversityIndv. LeadersPhilander Smith (Ark.)
#9 Corneisja Harrison - 23Kills None
#12 Maelega Lealaimatafao - 2Blocks None
#9 Corneisja Harrison - 17Digs None
#12 Maelega Lealaimatafao - 3Aces None
Dillard UniversityTeam StatisticsPhilander Smith (Ark.)
0.305Hitting %: 0.000
7.0Blocks: 0.0
58Digs: 0
9Aces: 0

(Little Rock, Ark.) Despite dropping the first set on the road, the Lady Bleu Devils volleyball team stormed back to win three straight sets against Philander Smith College (21-25, 25-22, 25-21, 25-20) for its second straight conference victory.

For the second straight game, freshman Corneisja Harrison (FR/Cypress, Texas) had a game-high in kills, this time with 23. As a team Dillard (5-10, 2-0 GCAC) produced 51 kills and nine service aces. Freshman Ma-Kayla Johnson (FR/San Antonio, Texas) produced a game-high 36 assists in the win while Harrison finished with a game-high in digs with 17. With the win, Dillard improves to second place in the Gulf Coast Athletic Conference behind Xavier, who they will meet later this week.

On Tuesday, the Lady Bleu Devils host Rust College in non-GCAC action at the Battlefield in Dent Hall. First serve is set for 6:00 p.m.

Record: 10-8 Home: 4-2 Away: 2-2 Neutral: 4-4 GCAC: 2-1