LCU volleyball falls to Augustana
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[October 15, 2013]
The Lincoln Christian University
volleyball team hosted NCAA Division III opponent Augustana College on
Saturday afternoon at the Laughlin Center. It was a tough-fought match,
but Augustana was able to pull out the victory, winning three sets to
LCU started the match fighting, winning the first set 26-24, but lost
the remaining three sets with scores of 15-25, 16-25 and 22-25.
Augustana proved to have too much height against LCU, as the
visitors blocked attempt after attempt from LCU's front-row attack.
After losing the first set, Augustana dominated the rest of the
LCU's two outside hitters, freshman Erin Taylor (Noble/West
Richland High) and junior Alicia Carson (Gobles, Mich./Bloomingdale
High), led the way in kills, recording 10 each. Junior libero Emma
Donnelly (Clinton/Clinton High) led the way in digs as she recorded
35 on the match.
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LCU will return to action this week Friday and
Saturday as they travel to Calumet College in Whiting, Ind., to
play in St. Joseph's Crimson Wave Invitational.
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received from Lincoln Christian University]
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