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Volleyball defeats Spelman for the third time

November 6, 2009 Maryville, TN-The Salem College volleyball team defeated Spelman College (25-5, 25-21, 25-12) in convincing fashion in the Great South Athletic Conference (GSAC) quarterfinals. This was the third time that Salem defeated Spelman this season. Khadija Layne (Dorchester, MA) led the team with 14 digs. Salem improves to...

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Volleyball falls in GSAC semifinals against Maryville

November 6, 2009 Maryville, TN-The Salem College volleyball team lost in the Great South Athletic Conference (GSAC) semifinals to number one seeded Maryville College (25-12, 25-13, 25-13). Maryville went on to win the conference championship against Piedmont. Randi Roppolo (Weeki Wachee, FL) had an excellent match with 10 kills, 2...

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Maher, Tillman, and Roppolo selected to GSAC Volleyball All-Conference teams

November 07, 2009 LaGrange, GA-Christine Tillman, Sara Maher, and Randi Roppolo were selected to the Great South Athletic All-Conference teams for volleyball. Tillman and Maher were placed on the All-Conference first teams, and Roppolo was placed on the All-Freshman team. The three were major parts of Salem finishing fourth place...

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2009 Volleyball Schedule

Day Date Opponent Time/Record Tue Sep 1 Johnson C Smith University W (1-0) Sat Sep 5 @ Meredith vs.Agnes Scott W (2-0) @ Meredith L (2-1) Sun Sep 6 @ Meredith vs. Spelman W (3-1) @ Meredith vs. Peace L (3-2) Tue Sep 8 Peace College L (3-3) Wed Sep...

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Featured Athlete of the Week-Randi Roppolo

Full Name: Randall Jeanne Roppolo Nickname: Randi Year: First Year Sport: Volleyball Hometown: Weeki Wachee, FL High School: Nature Coast Technical School Family: Sandra (mother), Ronald (father), Taylor (brother) Hobbies: tennis, baking, and movies 2009 Volleyball Season: Randi was selected as a member of the Great South Athletic Conference All-Freshman...

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Alleghany's Jones commits to play volleyball at Salem

May 13, 2010 Winston-Salem, NC-The Salem Collegevolleyball program is excited to announce the addition ofChelsea Leighwho committed to attend Salem next fall.Jones had an excellent career as a setterfor CoachDebbie WeaverAlleghany High School in Sparta, NC. She also played club volleyball for Kent Phillips for the AVC-Black Ice. Joneswas selected...

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East Wilkes High's Money commits to play volleyball at Salem

May 19, 2010 Winston-Salem, NC-The Salem Collegevolleyball program is excited to announce the addition of Kassandra (Kassi) LeAnne Money who committed to attend Salem next fall. Money had a strong career as a defensive specialist for Coach Shelia Holloway at East Wilkes High School in Ronda, NC. Money was selected...

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Draughn's Bradshaw commits to play volleyball for Salem

May 25, 2010 Winston-Salem, NC-The Salem Collegevolleyball program is excited to announceAubrey Bradshawcommitted to attend Salem next fall. Bradshaw was an outside hitter for Coach Cindy Powell at Jimmy C. Draughn High School in Morganton, NC. Bradshaw competed for two years of varsity play at East Burke High School, and...

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West Brunswick's Nolan commits to play volleyball at Salem

May 27, 2010Winston-Salem, NC-The Salem Collegevolleyball program is encouraged to announce that Keri Nolan committed to attend Salem next fall. Nolan was an outside hitter for Leslie Reeves at West Brunswick High School in Calabash, NC.Nolan competed for two years of varsity play, and was a first team all-conference selection....

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Salem to add Outdoor Track Program

November 10, 2009 Winston-Salem, NC-Salem College is delighted to announce it will sponsor an outdoor track and field program instituted for the 2010-2011 academic year. Athletic director Kim Fierke said the new program is in response both to the needs of current student athletes and to interest expressed by students...

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