Volleyball Downed by Birmingham-Southern in SAA Play

Volleyball Downed by Birmingham-Southern in SAA Play

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. - The Sewanee volleyball team were defeated on Saturday afternoon by Birmingham-Southern in straight sets, 22-25, 21-25, 19-25 at Bill Battle Coliseum.

The Tigers (8-9, 2-6) made it a close battle with the Panthers (11-4, 7-1), and while out-killing the opposition, 40-38, BSC limited their attacking errors to 12 to Sewanee's 22.

Destiny Stewart led all attackers in the match, totaling 15 kills with nine digs and one block assist.

Caroline Owens posted 11 kills and a .321 attack percentage, while Peyton Parent recorded 17 digs.

Claire Crow added 20 assists and 12 digs for the Tigers.

Emmy Kilgore led Birmingham-Southern with 10 kills.

The Tigers will next travel to Millsaps Sunday afternoon.

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