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Volleyball Outlasts UNC Asheville in Five Games

       

Volleyball Outlasts UNC Asheville in Five Games

ASHEVILLE, N.C. — Sarah Bennett (Eagan, MN) had 23 kills and 31 digs to lead Coastal Carolina to a five-game Big South Conference volleyball win over homestanding UNC Asheville Tuesday afternoon. The Lady Chanticleers won the match, 26-30, 30-26, 30-27, 25-30, 15-13.

Coastal Carolina (3-5 Big South Conference, 7-14 Overall) won this match with its defense as the Chanticleers had 132 digs with six different players recording at least 11 digs. Katie Knutson (Fort Erie, Ontario) added 18 kills and 22 digs, while Lauren Wozniak (Baden, PA) contributed 14 kills and also had 22 digs.

The Bulldogs (5-5 Big South Conference, 6-14 Overall) were led by Heather Terrell (Solon, OH) added 18 kills and 22 digs. Kelly Budnik (New Berlin, WI) added 17 kills and 27 digs. Leslie Whitfield (Hurdle Mills, N.C.) enjoyed a great match on defense with 30 digs.