Volleyball Goes Undefeated to Claim Berry Invitational

Volleyball Goes Undefeated to Claim Berry Invitational

By MacKenzie Tuttle, Digital Content Supervisor 

MOUNT BERRY, Ga. - The Berry College volleyball team defeated Covenant College and Maryville College in straight sets on Saturday afternoon to round out their invitational play.

The Vikings improved to 4-0 on the year, finishing the invitational undefeated and claiming the tournament title. 

HOW IT HAPPENED

  • The Vikings defeated the Covenant Scots to start the day (25-22, 25-16, 25-22).
  • Berry finished the day with wins against Maryville (25-20, 25-18, 25-16).
  • As a team, the Vikings finished the day with 81 kills, 76 assists and 100 digs

BERRY STATISTICAL STANDOUTS

COVENANT STATISTICAL STANDOUTS

  • Schuyler Moore: 11 kills, 12 digs
  • Mariah Corney: 9 kills, 12 digs
  • Olivia Becker: 27 assists

MARYVILLE STATISTICAL STANDOUTS

  • Allison Botts: 6 kills, 6 digs
  • Taylor Youell: 12 assists, 2 digs
  • Kaitlyn Flickinger: 10 digs 

NOTABLES

  • The Vikings hit .233 against Covenant and .184 against Maryville.
  • Berry also added 6 blocks in the wins. 

ALL TOURNAMENT TEAM

  • Julia Vineyard (RS) Maryville
  • Ashley Zamjahn (L) Millsaps
  • Schuyler Moore (S) Covenant
  • Mackenzie Shand (MB) Washington & Lee
  • Meg Guignon (OH) Washington & Lee
  • Christina Goforth (OH) Berry
  • Jessica Gum (MB) Berry
  • Katie Truluck (L) Berry - Tournament MVP

UP NEXT

Berry will play Denison College in their next match on Friday, Sept. 9. Game one begins at 5:30 p.m. at Case Western Reserve.