SCAC Volleyball Recap - Week One

SCAC Volleyball Recap - Week One

LAWRENCEVILLE, Ga. - All eight of the SCAC women's volleyball squads opened up their 2017 campaigns this weekend.

#14 Trinity University took down two other nationally ranked teams - #23 Wisconsin-Oshkosh and #6 California Lutheran - but fell to #1 Calvin College.

#5 Southwestern had its share of tough competition and notched a 4-0 start to their season at the University of California-Santa Cruz Slug Fest.

#8 Colorado College opened its weekend at home at the Colorado College Classic and started the season 4-0. The Tigers battled against the Augustana College Vikings in a thrilling five-set match. Colorado's Lizzy Counts finished the match with 45 assists, 12 digs, three blocks, and two aces.

The University of Dallas had a tough start to its weekend games. The Crusaders lost the first three in four or five-set matches, but ended their last game on a positive note, taking a W against Agnes Scott College.

The Centenary Ladies split their four matches this weekend. The Ladies fought in a five-set battle against Howard Payne University but eventually lost by two in the final set.

The Texas Lutheran Bulldogs also split their weekend matches 2-2. Austin College ended their weekend 3-1 at the Austin College Classic tournament.

This Week's Leaders:

Kills (51): Makenzie Griffin, Texas Lutheran
Digs (78): Diana Hassink, Dallas
Assists (149):Lizzie Counts, Colorado College
Blocks (17): Cailey Young, Texas Lutheran

This Week's Results:

Date Away Home Status Links
September
Fri. 1 Chapman 3 Texas Lutheran 1 Final
  Mills 0 Southwestern (Tex.) 3 Final
  Dallas 2 LaGrange 3 Final
  Texas Lutheran 3 Union (N.Y.) 0 Final
  Whitman 0 Trinity (Tex.) 3 Final
  Whittier 0 Colorado College 3 Final
  Lawrence 1 Austin College 3 Final
  McMurry 3 Centenary (La.) 0 Final
  Whitworth 3 Schreiner 0 Final
  Elmhurst 0 Southwestern (Tex.) 3 Final
  Dallas 1 LeTourneau 3 Final
  Howard Payne 3 Centenary (La.) 2 Final
  Calvin 3 Trinity (Tex.) 0 Final
  Ithaca 1 Colorado College 3 Final
  McMurry 3 Austin College 2 Final
  Schreiner 0 Pacific (Ore.) 3 Final
Sat. 2 Dallas 2 Dillard University (LA) 3 Final
  Sul Ross St. 0 Centenary (La.) 3 Final
  Wis.-Oshkosh 1 Trinity (Tex.) 3 Final
  Paul Quinn 0 Centenary (La.) 3 Final
  Berry 0 Colorado College 3 Final
  Schreiner 0 Lewis & Clark 3 Final
  Dallas 3 Agnes Scott 0 Final
  Sul Ross St. 0 Austin College 3 Final
  Cal Lutheran 2 Trinity (Tex.) 3 Final
  Pomona-Pitzer 3 Texas Lutheran 1 Final
  Howard Payne 0 Austin College 3 Final
  Southwestern (Tex.) 3 Western New Eng. 0 Final
  Schreiner 0 Linfield 3 Final
  Augustana (Ill.) 2 Colorado College 3 Final
  Texas Lutheran 3 Redlands 1 Final
  Southwestern (Tex.) 3 UC Santa Cruz 2 Final

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