Sept. 14, 2013
MURFREESBORO, NC - Defending CIAA Champions, Fayetteville State (1-0 overall) rolled to a 25-13, 25-16, 25-22 straight sets win over Elizabeth City State (0-1 overall) in the Lady Broncos volleyball season opener. FSU traveled to Murfreesboro, NC to participate in a weekend of volleyball designated as part of the CIAA Roundup.
Pre-season All-CIAA Outside Hitter Joylene Thompson (Sr. - Spanish Town, JA) had nine of the team's total 38 kills. She also finished with a team high 22 attacks and three service aces. Paige Horne (Sr. - Southern Pines, NC) had 17 assists in the win. JaMisha Jordan (Jr. - Fayetteville, NC), also a member of the pre-season all-conference team, finished with 14 digs.
For the Lady Vikings, Rosetta Becerra had a match-high 10 kills and 27 total attacks.
Fayetteville State will play Virginia State and round-up host Chowan tomorrow at 11:00 am and 1:30 pm, respectfully.