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|Edward Waters (Fla.)||9||20||18||0||0||0|
|New Orleans, LA|
|Edward Waters (Fla.)||Indv. Leaders||Dillard University|
|#12 Breona Pelham - 9||Kills||#1 Shelby Stewart - 12|
|#12 Breona Pelham - 1||Blocks||3 Players - 1|
|#3 Kayla Morales - 18||Digs||2 Players (#5,#6) - 11|
|#11 Kaylin Davison - 10||Aces||4 Players - 1|
|Edward Waters (Fla.)||Team Statistics||Dillard University|
(New Orleans) The number three seed Lady Bleu Devils of Dillard University cruised through the quarter-final round of the 2016 Gulf Coast Athletic Conference tournament by defeating the number six seed Edward Waters College Lady Tigers in three sets (25-9, 25-20, 25-18) at the Battlefield in Dent Hall. The two teams split the season series 1-1.
Junior Shelby Stewart (JR/Houston, Texas) recently returned from injury and finished with a game-high 12 kills in the victory while teammate and GCAC Freshman of the Year Ma-Kayla Johnson (FR/San Antonio, Texas) finished with a game-high 24 assists.
As a team Dillard produced 33 kills compared to 21 for Edward Waters. Breona Pelham finished with a team-high nine kills for the Lady Tigers, who were eliminated from tournament play with the loss. As for the Lady Bleu Devils, they advance to the GCAC semi-final game to face the winner of the Talladega/Philander Smith game at 5:00 p.m.
2016 Gulf Coast Athletic Conference Volleyball Championship
Opening Round – Friday, Nov. 4
Game 1 (Seed 4 vs. Seed 5) – 9:00 a.m.
Game 2 (Seed 3 vs. Seed 6) – 11:00 a.m.
Game 3 (Seed 2 vs. Seed 7) – 1:00 p.m.
Semifinal –Friday, Nov. 4
Game 1 winner vs. No. 1 Xavier – 3:00 p.m.
Game 2 winner vs. Game 3 winner – 5:00 p.m.
Championship Final – Saturday, Nov. 5