Volleyball Closes out Conference Play with 3-1 Win over BSC

Volleyball Closes out Conference Play with 3-1 Win over BSC

By: Lexikay Stokes, Sports Information Assistant

MOUNT BERRY, Ga. - The Vikings volleyball team closed out regular season conference play with a big 3-1 win over Birmingham-Southern on Sunday afternoon. 

HOW IT HAPPENED:

  • Berry took set one 25-18 before BSC would win their lone set of the match 25-23 in set two. 
  • The Vikings hit .273 in sets three and four to seal the win.
  • Berry posted 54 total kills, 45 assists and 111 digs in the match

BERRY STATISTICAL STANDOUTS:

  • Emily Hancock: 19 kills, 23 digs
  • Hannah Kate Thompson: 41 assists, 3 service aces, 13 digs, 4 kills
  • Katie Truluck: 31 digs, 3 service aces
  • Christina Goforth:  14 kills, 5 digs
  • Jessica Gum: 9 kills, 8 total blocks

BIRMINGHAM-SOUTHERN STATISTICAL STANDOUTS:

  • Rachel Lee: 35 assists
  • Laurie Van Peursem: 13 kills
  • Caroline Johnson: 24 digs
  • Marjorie Ward: 10 kills, 9 assists, 16 digs

NOTABLES

  • Berry has 9 service aces to Birmingham's 2
  • This is Berry's fourth win in a row
  • The Vikings are currently 18-8 overall and 10-4 in the conference

UP NEXT:

  • The Vikings will travel to Atlanta to play in the Emory Invitational next weekend.