ATLANTA (Sept. 25, 2016) – Southern Athletic Association (SAA) member Oglethorpe earned a 3-0 win over the Sewanee volleyball team, Sunday, inside Dorough Field House.
Since conference play has started, the Tigers have unfortunately lost five of their last six matches. Sewanee is now 7-6 overall and 1-4 in SAA action.
After OU won the first set 25-18, the Stormy Petrels took the final two sets at 25-21 and 25-16. Oglethorpe was led by a strong hitting percentage (.188) while limiting the Tigers to a .053 attack.
Senior Diamond Stewart led Sewanee with a 10 kill, 10 dig double-double. Freshman Rebecca Rowan was second on the team with seven kills while Constance Connolly added 14 assists and Anna Wilson added 12.
Santreece Stephens led three OU players with double-digit kills. The Stormy Petrel outside hitter finished with 12 kills and a .333 attack.
Sewanee returns to action with a 10:30 a.m. (CST) home match against Rhodes next Saturday.