Three Lady Chants take curtain call at Kimbel

The Coastal Carolina volleyball team won 3-0 during their final home match of the 2011 season against South Carolina State on Tuesday, Nov. 1. The Chanticleers improved to 11-18 on the season with the victory.

Seniors Simone Autry, Erika Lightsey and Kelsie Mauck were honored following the match at Kimbel Arena for their contributions to the CCU volleyball program.

During the first set of play the score would remain close until sophomores Kindra Bailey and Lauren Alejo each recorded a kill and South Carolina State posted an attack error to give Coastal the 12-9 advantage. The Chanticleers used a 6-2 run to extend their lead to 20-15. Coastal ended the match with their largest lead of the set following a kill by Lightsey who gave the Chanticleers the 25-18 victory.

The Bulldogs took the early 2-1 lead in the second set, but Lightsey would put the Chanticleers ahead at 3-2 after recording a kill. Freshman Katie Martin gave the Chants a three point advantage when she tallied a kill to put the score at 7-4. South Carolina State fought back and tied the set up at eight apiece when Coastal posted an attack error. The Chants used a 9-2 run to build up a 17-10 lead. The Bulldogs were only able to pull within four points before Coastal took the 25-19 win.

South Carolina State had a strong showing in the early stages of the third set, as they went ahead 5-1. Coastal regrouped and used a 6-2 run to tie the match up at 8-8. The Bulldogs regained the lead on the ensuing point and would build up a three point advantage. The Chants fought back again and tied the set up at 13-13 following a kill by freshman Lian Bernett on an assist by Mauck. South Carolina State faltered on the next point and Coastal took their first lead of the third set. The Chants went ahead by as many as four points before the Bulldogs tied the match for the fourth time at 22 apiece on a service ace by Desire Waller. Waller put South Carolina State ahead on the next point following her second straight ace. Lightsey and Martin each recorded a kill on the next two points and the Chants would take the 25-23 win following an attack error by the Bulldogs.

“It was great to have a good crowd out their tonight for a win in my last chance to play in Kimbel Arena,” said Mauck.

“I’m blessed to have had such a great experience here for my four years and I wish many happy experiences for the seniors coming up next year.”

Leading the way for Coastal in kills was Lightsey and Katie Martin, who each finished with 12. Lightsey also had a team high two service aces, while Martin tallied six blocks. Sophomore Lindsay Gill grabbed 10 digs for the Chants and fellow classmate Sam Skryd posted 23 assists on the evening.

Waller led the way for the Bulldogs with 11 kills and three service aces. Melissa Robinson had 18 digs and Shabree Roberson ended the match with two blocks. Bria Brimmer led the team in assists with 27.

Next for Coastal will be a match against Big South Conference opponent Charleston Southern on Saturday, Nov. 5 at 6 p.m.

Comments

comments

Hoops: Saints fall despite double-double from Green

Hoops: Saints fall despite double-double from GreenThe Christian Academy of Myrtle Beach boys basketball team suffered [more]

All-County XC: CF's Mohr, NMB's Spickler lead pack

All-County XC: CF's Mohr, NMB's Spickler lead packRunning is more than a hobby for Michael Mohr; it’s [more]

Change is name of game for North-South All-Stars

Change is name of game for North-South All-Stars The wholesale changes to the 2018 South Carolina football season [more]

Hoops: Tigers, Sharks post big wins over county rivals

Hoops: Tigers, Sharks post big wins over county rivalsThe Conway High boys remained undefeated on the season with [more]

Chants on break for finals week after loss to Terriers

Chants on break for finals week after loss to TerriersSophomore Tre Brown had a career and team-high 24 points, [more]

CAC swimmers post hot times at Snowflake Invite

CAC swimmers post hot times at Snowflake InviteThe Coastal Aquatic Club (CAC) spent the weekend in Rock [more]

Knox's triple-double lifts Seahawks past Panthers

Knox's triple-double lifts Seahawks past Panthers Myrtle Beach High sophomore Emorie Knox hit a major milestone [more]

CAC's Steele captures gold at Winter Junior Nationals

CAC's Steele captures gold at Winter Junior NationalsCarolina Forest senior and Coastal Aquatic Club standout Taylor Steele [more]

SEAHAWKS STORM PAST GREER FOR STATE TITLE

SEAHAWKS STORM PAST GREER FOR STATE TITLE Over the summer, the Myrtle Beach players were gathered inside [more]

Green Sea Floyds captures first state championship

Green Sea Floyds captures first state championshipFacing fourth down and a sneaker, Green Sea Floyds coach [more]

Hoops: Sharks beat buzzer, Warriors on late foul shots

Hoops: Sharks beat buzzer, Warriors on late foul shotsThe St. James High boys basketball team won a thriller [more]

Schools send football team to state with Seahawk Walk

Schools send football team to state with Seahawk WalkThe Myrtle Beach High football team received a hero's send-off [more]

Hoops: Myrtle Beach boys double up rival Socastee

Hoops: Myrtle Beach boys double up rival SocasteeThe Myrtle Beach High boys basketball team doubled up rival [more]

Seahawks' strange season takes a final twist to state

Seahawks' strange season takes a final twist to stateMickey Wilson has led his team to state championship games [more]

Hoops: NMB boys, CF girls fall short in comeback bids

Hoops: NMB boys, CF girls fall short in comeback bidsWhat appeared to be a pair of lopsided affairs turned [more]

MB's shot at state crown moved to Friday afternoon

MB's shot at state crown moved to Friday afternoonGame time has been moved up a day for the [more]

Socastee product Renfrow titled nation's top walk-on

Socastee product Renfrow titled nation's top walk-onThe Burlsworth Foundation announced Monday that wide receiver Hunter Renfrow [more]

Sun Belt puts 5 in bowls after inaugural title game

Sun Belt puts 5 in bowls after inaugural title gameAfter a thrilling 30-19 win by Appalachian State over Louisiana [more]

Gamecocks get close bowl trip to Charlotte vs. Cavs

Gamecocks get close bowl trip to Charlotte vs. CavsSouth Carolina football fans won't have to travel far to [more]

No. 2 Tigers in high Cotton for bowl game against Irish

No. 2 Tigers in high Cotton for bowl game against IrishThe College Football Playoff and the Goodyear Cotton Bowl announced [more]

Hoops: Conway wins; NMB gives female coach first win

Hoops: Conway wins; NMB gives female coach first winThe Conway High boys basketball team came down from its [more]

Seahawks flip the script on No. 1 Hartsville in rematch

Seahawks flip the script on No. 1 Hartsville in rematch Myrtle Beach exorcised its biggest demon from the 2018 regular [more]

Green Sea Floyds transitions from struggles to state final

Green Sea Floyds transitions from struggles to state finalAs the clock ticked toward zero, Josh Slobodiak searched for [more]

Chants go cold during key stretch, fall to Gamecocks

Chants go cold during key stretch, fall to GamecocksZac Cuthbertson recorded his fourth double-double of the season, but [more]

Gunter tops seven Chants earning Sun Belt awards

Gunter tops seven Chants earning Sun Belt awardsCoastal Carolina football had three players earn all-conference accolades and [more]

Hoops: Saints fall despite double-double from Green

Hoops: Saints fall despite double-double from GreenThe Christian Academy of Myrtle Beach boys basketball team suffered [more]

All-County XC: CF's Mohr, NMB's Spickler lead pack

All-County XC: CF's Mohr, NMB's Spickler lead packRunning is more than a hobby for Michael Mohr; it’s [more]

Comments are closed.

© 2018 Grand Strand Sports Report · RSS
Myrtle Beach Web Design
Kayaking in Myrtle Beach