Volleyball - Mon, Oct. 1, 2012
Rebekah Moore stepped up in her defensive role this past
week for Georgetown College volleyball as the No. 16 Tigers (16-2, 7-0) extended
their win streak to 15.
"She and our other senior Lindsey (Wise) have been the
backbone of this team," said GC coach Nick Griffin. "Bekah was huge during this
past week when we had two of our top players go down with injury."
Setter Lindsey Martindale and defensive specialist Kristen
Schellhaas were out with concussions, which caused a shift in the Tigers
offensive scheme. The alternation also made Griffin make a change in his substitution
rotation and one of the best blockers Emily Weber had to sit out as well.
Moore was served 70 times, with just one passing error,
for a .986 passing percentage.
"Pretty good for the week," Griffin said with a grin. "The
offense starts with solid passing from our defense. We didn't miss a beat in
The team hit .324 for the week.
The Florence, KY native recorded double-digit digs in
three of the four matches this past week, including 20 in a 3-0 win over
University of Rio Grande. She added 19 in a 3-1 win over RV Lindsey Wilson
College and 18 in a sweep of Shawnee State University.
Moore contributed five service aces and four assists in
Georgetown's four wins.
This season, Moore ranks fourth in the MSC with 297 digs
and eighth in the conference with 23 service aces. Her 4.7 digs per set is 50th
in the NAIA.