September 12, 2016

Lady Bobcats Go 2-2 on the Weekend

VolleyballCollege of the Ozarks volleyball went 2-2 overall in the Evangel Tournament held this weekend at The Courts E-Zone in Springfield.

Friday, the Cats opened up with a win over Tabor College in three close sets (27-25, 25-22, 25-19).  Stat leaders for C of O in the Tabor match featured:  Logan Allen (10 kills), Rielly Dobbs (19 assists);  Danielle Curnes (2 aces); Haley Stallings (20 digs); Curnes, Allen and Makensi Taylor (4 blocks).
The match that followed pitted a hot John Brown University team over the Cats, 3-1 (20-25, 25-22, 26-24, 25-20).  C of O gave the Golden Eagles some tough competition, but could not pull out the win.  Stat leaders for C of O included: Alex Spears (16 kills); Rielly Dobbs (28 assists); and Haley Stallings (41 digs).
In Saturday's matchups, the Lady Bobcats fell 0-3 to #19 Bellevue University (17-25, 24-26, 19-25) and followed up with a win over University of St. Mary by the same margin, 3-0 (25-19, 26-24, 25-14).
Stat leaders for the Lady Bobcats on Saturday featured:  Kills - Danielle Curnes (19) and Alex Spears (15); Blocks - Curnes, Spears & Brandy Glessner (5 ea); Digs - Haley Stallings (52); Assists -  Rielly Dobbs (37) and Sarah Kreul (26).
The Lady Bobcats (9-9) will return to their home court on Thursday, September 15, to face Williams Woods University (7-5) at 7:30 pm in the Keeter Gymnasium.