Volleyball Secures Perfect 14-0 SAA Record on Senior Day

Volleyball Secures Perfect 14-0 SAA Record on Senior Day
By MacKenzie Tuttle, Digital Content Supervisor
 
MOUNT BERRY, Ga. — The Berry College volleyball team became the first program in Southern Athletic Association (SAA) history to finish the regular season with a perfect 14-0 conference record on Sunday afternoon, blanking both Sewanee and out-of-conference Agnes Scott.
 
On Berry's senior day, the Vikings dominated the Tigers 25-18, 25-16 and 25-9. Berry hit .330 as a team in the outing and had eight blocks. Hannah Billiard led the way with 10 kills and a pair of blocks. 
 
The Vikings then defeated Agnes Scott 25-21, 25-16 and 25-9. Berry hit .360 with five blocks. Emily Hancock notched 10 kills and nine digs to secure the win.
 
On the day, Berry led their opponents in kills (84-44), digs (100-73) and assists (79-43).
 
BERRY STANDOUTS:
SEWANEE STANDOUTS:
  • Destiny Stewart: 7 K, 8 D
  • Constance Connolly: 11 A, SA
  • Peyton Parent: 16 D, 2 A
AGNES SCOTT STANDOUTS:
  • Paige Heck: 7 K, D, 2 SA
  • Bonnie Derks: 5 K, 10 D
  • Anna Tomkins: 15 A
NOTABLES:
  • With the win, Berry improves to 23-4 overall
  • The Vikings are set to host the SAA tournament on Nov. 3-5 at the Cage Center
UP NEXT:
  • Berry will take on both Randolph-Macon and Webster in their next contests on Friday, Oct. 27 as part of the Emory Invitational. The Vikings first set of the day against Randolph-Macon will begin at 12:00 p.m.