Kerrville, Texas – The Centenary volleyball team will participate in the SCAC Cross-Divisional Tournament this weekend hosted by Schreiner University.
The Ladies (6-13) face Trinity in the first match of the event on Friday at 11 a.m. on court one. The Maroon and White then square off with Texas Lutheran at 3 p.m. on court #2. On Sunday, Centenary faces Johnson and Wales at 10 a.m. and then closes play against Austin College at 4 p.m.
The Ladies dropped a non-conference nailbiter to the Grambling Lady Tigers in five sets on Thursday evening inside the Gold Dome. Centenary started the match out hot, taking the first two sets (25-18, 25-22) but then Grambling responded with a 25-21 victory in set three and won the fourth set, 25-18. After a 10-10 tie, the Lady Tigers went on a run to end the set and win, 15-10. The match was tied 27 times and the lead changed 10 times.
Senior Marissa Sandoval (San Antonio, Texas) and junior Ami Powers (Katy, Texas) combined for 45 digs in the match. Sophomore Rachel Demerjian (Glendora, Calif.) recorded 21 assists and junior Brittany Risner (Montgomery, Texas) added 14. Grambling was led in assists by Sheila Borders with 23 and received 14 from Ramon Lain. Four Lady Tigers posted double-digit digs led by Kabria Dame's 25.
The Ladies are 3-3 so far in SCAC play. Live stats and live video will be available on College TV Ticket: Click Here. #CTheOpportunity #GoCentenary