FSU VOLLEYBALL WRAPS UP REGULAR SEASON MONDAY NIGHT AT SAINT AUGUSTINE'S

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Nov. 11, 2012

FAYETTEVILLE, NC – The Fayetteville State volleyball team will look to cap an undefeated season in CIAA play on Monday evening in the regular season finale against CIAA Southern Division opponent Saint Augustine’s at 6 p.m. The Lady Broncos will look to finish the season unbeaten in conference action for the first time under the direction of head coach Reeshemah Johnson.

Fayetteville State enters the finale 22-5 on the season and 15-0 in league play, while the Falcons are currently 6-20 overall and 6-9 in the conference. The Lady Broncos also hold a 9-0 division record and the Falcons are 3-6 within the division. FSU has clinched the CIAA Southern Division title with a victory last week over Johnson C. Smith, and Saint Augustine’s is in fourth place out of six teams.

Fayetteville State will look to pick up the season sweep of the Falcons on Monday night after winning the first match this season 3-0 (25-16, 25-13, 25-12) in Fayetteville on Sept. 25. In the contest, Ifeyinwa Nwokolo (Sr., Greensboro, NC) had a team-high nine kills for the Lady Broncos as they tallied 35 kills as a team and held Saint Augustine’s to just 13. Molly Farrington (Jr., Fayetteville, NC) dished out 11 assists and Joylene Thompson (Jr., Spanish Town, JA) had 12 digs. FSU recorded eight service aces and the Falcons combined for none on eight service errors.

Nwokolo leads Fayetteville State with 270 kills on the season and is one of five players with 100 or more kills on the season. Thompson, Joi Emanuel (Sr., Charlotte, NC), Taylor Norris (So., Fayetteville, NC) and Jessica Hardy (So., Fayetteville, NC) each have at least 100 kills this year. Farrington has a team-leading 433 assists and Paige Horne (Jr., Southern Pines, NC) has 388. JaMisha Jordan (Jr. Fayetteville, NC) has recorded 421 digs and 70 service aces this season, while Emanuel has a team-high 121 blocks (44 solo, 77 assisted).


 

 

The Last Meeting
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September 25, 2012
Fayetteville, NC
FSU VOLLEYBALL CRUISES TO 3-0 VICTORY OVER SAINT AUGUSTINE'S
FAYETTEVILLE, NC - The Fayetteville State volleyball team remains unbeaten in CIAA play as it defeated Saint Augustine's 3-0 (25-16, 25-13, 25-12) on Tuesday evening at Felton J. Capel Arena. The Lady Broncos improve to 9-2 on the season and 7-0 in conference play, while the Lady Falcons fall to 4-10 overall and 4-1 in CIAA action.

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