The Lady Bleu Devils advance to the semi-final round of the GCAC tourney.
The Lady Bleu Devils advance to the semi-final round of the GCAC tourney.
Volleyball - Sun, Nov. 6, 2016
0
VS
3
Edward Waters
25-9,25-20,25-18
Dillard
Final12345F
Edward Waters (Fla.)92018000
Dillard University252525003
New Orleans, LA
Edward Waters (Fla.)Indv. LeadersDillard University
#12 Breona Pelham - 9Kills #1 Shelby Stewart - 12
#12 Breona Pelham - 1Blocks 3 Players - 1
#3 Kayla Morales - 18Digs 2 Players (#5,#6) - 11
#11 Kaylin Davison - 10Aces 4 Players - 1
Edward Waters (Fla.)Team StatisticsDillard University
-0.051Hitting %: 0.162
2.0Blocks: 3.5
46Digs: 40
11Aces: 4

(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

 

11:00 a.m.

 
VOLLEYBALL
Record: 0-0 Home: 0-0 Away: 0-0 GCAC: 0-0