The Lady Bleu Devils volleyball
team picked up its first victory at home against NCAA Division 1 Southwestern
Athletic Conference opponent Alcorn State University in a three set sweep
(26-24, 25-18, 25-20).
Junior outside hitter Carolyn
Baker had another dominating performance as she led Dillard with 17
kills. Her closest teammate was junior
right side hitter Danqi Li with five
Dillard (2-5 overall, 1-4 GCAC) was accompanied by junior setter Courtney Devold as she poured in 17
assists and freshman setter Shelbi White
contributed with 12 assists, even with a hobbled ankle.
Senior outside hitter Megan
Laday led the way on the defensive end with 14 digs and freshman defensive
specialist Destinee Higgans pitched
in with 10 digs of her own.
Alcorn State was led by sophomore setter Georgia Parsons as she racked up 39 assists in
The Lady Bleu Devils volleyball team plans to extend its winning
streak on Saturday as they host Edward Waters College in a GCAC battle.
*Photo provided by Rusty Costanza