Spike The Ball:
Lady Aggies battle back from slow
start against Lady Eagles;
a throw down volleyball contest
the Lady Aggies defeated
the Lady Eagles'
Volleyball team in overtime 15
to 13 to claim a non-conference
but emotional victory over
perhaps their oldest rival on
Tuesday September 12th.
campus at North Carolina A&T in
Moore Gym in Greensboro, N.C.
North Carolina Central, 7-7, the
defending, repeating CIAA
Women's Volleyball Champions,
sporting a not so secret weapon
in the person of Shari
Matthews, CIAA Volleyball
Player of the week and
conference leader in kills with
281, made a house call on the
Lady Aggies,6-3, who at game
time possessed a two game win
streak after defeating Kennesaw
Loyola (Md.) 3-1 on the road.
"We're a team that always plays
down "said Arlene Mitchell,
a MEAC conference Note able this
week with consecutive 20-plus
kill games. So it was on Tuesday
night as the Lady Aggies dropped
the first two games 30 to 24 and
31 to 29 then played on the
brink of elimination thereafter
won the next two
27 to 30 and 25 to 30 to force a
15 point tie breaker game.
(Photo L-R Lady Eagles and Lady
Aggies volleyball squads)