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Volleyball Falls to Methodist 3-0

September 3, 2008 Fayetteville, NC- Salem volleyball (0-5)fell to Methodist University (3-1) in three sets tonight (13-25, 20-25, 24-26).The Spirits steadily improved throughout the three sets, taking the final set to extra points. Salem battled back in the final set to force extra points.The Monarchs had match point at 24-22,...

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Athlete of the Week- Christine Tillman

Full Name: Christine Noel Tillman Year: Sophomore Hometown: King, NC Salem Sport: Volleyball Birthday: 08/29/89 Height: 61 Week Highlights: In the first five volleyball matches, Tillman led the team with 54 kills and 16 blocks.She also led the team in the match against Methodist University with 8 digs. Hobbies: Swimming,...

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Salem Volleyball Splits at Home

Winston-Salem, NC- The Salem College volleyball team picked up their first win of the season in their first home match last Saturday against Spelman. The Spirits hosted a tri-match, splitting the two matches with Spelman and Montreat. Salem (1-6) defeated Spelman in four sets 23-25, 25-22, 25-22, 25-17 in their...

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Volleyball Comeback Falls Short to Peace

September 9, 2008 Winston-Salem, NC-The Salem College volleyball team fell in four sets to Peace College tonight 25-23, 16-25, 14-25, 22-25.Salem took the early lead in the match with a strong first game, but Peace was able to take the next two. The fourthproved to bethe most exciting of the...

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Volleyball Claims Second Place in Tournament

Decatur, GA-The Salem College volleyball team had an excellent weekend finishing in second place in the Smart Women Sweat Tournament hosted by Agnes Scott College. The team went 2-1 on the weekend with victories over Spelman and Agnes Scott. Peace College won the tournament with a 3-0 record this weekend....

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Volleyball Finishes in Third at Pioneer Classic

September 20, 2008 Marietta, OH-The Salem College volleyball team finished in third place at the Pioneer Classic hosted by Marietta this weekend. Salem defeated Ohio Valley (26-24, 15-25, 25-16, 25-23) in the consolation match. Christine Tillman (King, NC) was selected to the all-tournament team. Marietta won the championship game against...

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Featured Athlete of the Week-Katie Lineberger

Full Name: Katie Lineberger Sport: Volleyball Position: Middle Hitter/Outside Hitter Hometown: Maiden, NC High School: Maiden Blue Devils Other Colleges: Catawba Valley Community College Hobbies: Art, Sports, Shopping Family: Suzanne (mother), William (father), Jacob (brother) Volleyball Highlights: Katie led the way with 41 kills in the Pioneer Classic this past...

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Volleyball Drops One at N.C. Wesleyan

October 1, 2008 Rocky Mount, NC-The Salem College volleyball team lost on the road tonight at North Carolina Wesleyan in three games. The final score was 14-25, 14-25, 19-25. Salem drops to 4-12 on the season, while Wesleyan improves to 14-6. Katie Lineberger (Maiden, NC) had a great night for...

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Volleyball Earns Two Big Wins at Home

October 4, 2008- Winston-Salem, NC-The Salem College volleyball team won two matches today at home against Saint Pauls College and Guilford College. Salem won their morning match against Saint Pauls in three games (25-18, 25-20, 25-16). They would play a thrilling 5 game match against Guilford, which they won (25-22,...

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Lineberger named Association of Division III Independents Volleyball Player of the Week

KANSAS CITY, Mo. Salem College senior outside hitter Katie Lineberger (Maiden, N.C.) has been selected as the Association of Division III Independents volleyball Player of the Week. During a 2-1 week, Lineberger tallied 37 kills, 28 digs and five blocks, including 15 kills each in wins over Saint Pauls and...

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