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Volleyball to Host Dig Pink Breast Cancer Match this Friday

Event Host: Salem College Opponent: Methodist University Event Date: October 24, 2008 Event Time: 6:00 Location: Salem Gym Winston-Salem, NC- This fall 2008, hundreds of teams from around the country will be participating in the Dig Pink National Breast Cancer Awareness Rally. High School and College teams will be promoting...

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Nicole Swinney Gets Volleyball Coverage in the Carroll News

By Allen Worrell, Sports Editor, Carroll News Link:http://www.thecarrollnews.com/articles/2008/10/22/sports/doc48fe165a1ca0d138494101.txt Preparing her team for its first season of NCAA competition, Salem (N.C.) College volleyball coach Amanda Ziemba knew the team could only be successful by finding players with a lot of experience. Luckily for Ziemba, she found one in former Carroll County...

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Volleyball Loses to Methodist in Four Games

October 24, 2008 Winston-Salem, NC-The Salem College volleyball team fell in four games tonight to Methodist University (8-25, 19-25, 25-17, 14-25). Salem hosted the Side-Out Foundations Dig Pink, which gives charity to Breast Cancer Research. Salem falls to 10-18 and Methodist improves to 15-10. Katie Lineberger (Maiden, NC) led the...

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Volleyball Takes Second Place at Spirit Classic

October 25, 2008 Winston-Salem, NC- The Salem College volleyball team came in second place in the first Salem College Spirit Classic today. Salem ended the classic with a 3-1 record, improving their overall record to 13-19. Salem beat Sweet Briar, Crown, and Trinity, and lost to eventual champion, Pikeville. Katie...

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Featured Athlete of the Week-Sara Maher

Full Name: Sara Maher Hometown: Longmont, Colorado High School: Silver Creek Raptors Family: Joan (mother), Don (father), Nate (brother) Hobbies: reading, writing, music High School Volleyball Highlights: First Team All-Conference, Wendys Heisman Watch, Boulder County All-Star Highlights at Salem: Sara is the team leader in assists for the season as...

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Tillman named Association of Division III Independents volleyball Player of the Week

KANSAS CITY, Mo. Salem College sophomore middle blocker Christine Tillman (King, N.C.) has been selected as the Association of Division III Independents volleyball Player of the Week. Tillman was selected to the Spirit Classic All-Tournament Team after helping her squad to a 3-2 record on the week. She amassed 55...

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Volleyball Loses to Emory and Henry on Senior Night

October 28, 2008 Winston-Salem, NC - The Salem College volleyball team lost to Emory and Henry tonight in four games (25-21, 14-25, 25-10, 25-9). The team honored Katie Lineberger (Maiden, NC) for her last home game at Salem. Salems record drops to 13-20, while Emory and Henry improves to 19-6....

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Volleyball Defeats Johnson C. Smith on the Road

October 29, 2008 Charlotte, NC- The Salem College volleyball team defeated Johnson C. Smith on the road (23-25, 25-14, 25-21, 21-25, 15-11). Salem has now won four of their last six games. The victory improves their record to 14-20, while Johnson C. Smith drops to 8-16. Sara Maher (Longmont, CO)...

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Volleyball Loses Final Match at Guilford

October 31, 2008 Greensboro, NC - The Salem College volleyball team lost on the road to Guilford (15-25, 12-25, 19-25). Salem won 12 more games this season then they did in 2007. Salem ends the season with a 14-21 record, and Guilford improves their record to 7-22. Katie Lineberger (Maiden,...

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Featured Athlete of the Week- Khadija Layne

Full Name: Khadija Layne Sport: Volleyball Hometown: Dorcester, MA High School: Walpole Rebels Family: Adama (mother), Adam (brother), Hadiatu Hobbies: Facebook Nickname: Khadi Highlights: Khadija had 11 digs for the Spirits in their final match at Guilford. In the match against Johnson C. Smith, Khadija had 8 kills, 13 digs,...

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