Volleyball - Fri, Sep. 7, 2012
Georgetown College came out on a mission in the nightcap
of the Rumpke Invitational. After dimissing the Tigers (5-2) first opponent in
less than an hour, it dropped Union College (2-2) in straight games as well,
25-6, 25-17, 25-13.
"The energy in warm-up was just phenomenal and the team
was ready to play all out," said GC coach Nick Griffin. "It did not matter who
I put into the game."
After cruising through game one, the Bulldogs came out
with a fire for a 6-3 lead. However, senior Rebekah Moore was determined to
keep the momentum with Georgetown. She had multiple diving saves and one
pancake as the Tigers eventually recaptured a lead it would never relinquish,
Sophomores Caraline Maher and Allyson Wilbourn each
tallied 10 kills, while sophomore Rachel Eubanks and freshman Corri Muha added
Lindsey Martindale recorded 28 assists, while Moore had
"We were clicking and it is exciting to see," Griffin
said. "Even when Union was playing well early in the second set, we could just
tell we wanted it more."
Georgetown returns to action in the Rumpke Invitational
finale 10 am Saturday against Mid-South Conference foe Shawnee State
University. Both teams went 2-0 on Friday against the Appalachian Athletic