Nov. 10, 2013
PETERSBURG, VA - Fayetteville State defeated Elizabeth City State in three sets during double-elimination rounds of the CIAA Volleyball Tournament. The Lady Broncos won 25-6, 25-19 and 26-24 to advance into the winner's bracket of today's play. FSU will await the winner of the Virginia State/Johnson C. Smith contest at 3:00 pm today.
Live pool play can be watched online at: http://new.livestream.com/chowan/events/2536502
Joylene Thompson (senior - Spanish Town, JA) led all with 12 kills on 22 attacks while Molly Farrington (senior - Fayetteville, NC) and Paige Horne (senior - Southern Pines, NC) contributed with 22 and 16 assists, respectfully. As a team, the Lady Broncos put down ten service aces.
During the regular season, the Lady Broncos split games between the Golden Bulls and lost to Virginia State 3-1 in the second game of the season.
At the completion of today's double-elimination play, the two winners will advance to the next round of the tournament on Saturday, November 16 in Winston-Salem, NC.