The Mississippi Valley State Devilettes finished the 4th annual Jessie Harris Classic with an undefeated record over two days of great volleyball action.
The Devilettes closed out day one with 3-0 sweeps of Lemoyne-Owen (25-14, 25-13, 25-12) and Alabama State (25-17, 25-21, 25-18). On day two, MVSU defeated Southern 3-1 (25-15, 14-25, 25-19, 25-23) and Talladega 3-0 (25-22, 25-22, 25-13).
On the weekend, Maura Moed led the team with 49 kills, 10 aces and 18 blocks whileLonnie Hoff had 46 kills, 28 digs and four blocks. Bry Williams added 31 kills and 30 digs while Chylla Nault tallied 23 kills, and three blocks. April Brown and Mandee Fruson combined for 142 assists (Brown-73, Fruson-69) while Jane Peterson and Savanna White had a combined total of 47 digs (Peterson-29, White-18).
As the tournament concluded, several student-athletes were named to the all-tournament team:
Mississippi Valley State University: Lonnie Hoff, April Brown, Maura Moed; Jackson State University: Latoya Clark, Donisha Dunn, Brittany Larkin; Southern Univeristy: Jaquinia Williams, Beonka Savoy; Alabama State University: Ana Pego, Asia Manning, LeMoyne-Owen College:
Alesha Humphrey; Talladega College: Shalitha Swain.
Final results from the tournament:
Friday, September 24, 2010
|8:00 a.m.||Southern||d.||Alabama State||3-2|
|10:00 a.m.||Mississippi Valley State||d.||LeMoyne Owens||3-0|
|12:00 p.m.||Jackson State||d.||Talladega||3-0
|2:00 p.m.||Mississippi Valley||d.||Alabama State||3-0|
|4:00 p.m.||Jackson State||d.||Southern|| 3-0
|6:00 p.m.||Talladega||d.||LeMoyne Owens||3-1|
Saturday, September 25, 2010
|8:00 a.m.||Southern||d.||Talladega College||3-0|
|10:00 a.m.||Alabama State||d.||LeMoyne Owens||3-0|
|12:00 p.m.||Mississippi Valley State||d.||Southern University||3-1|
|2:00 p.m.||Mississippi Valley State||d.||Talladega College||3-0|
|4:00 p.m.||Jackson State||d.||Alabama State||3-0|
|6:00 p.m.||Jackson State||d.||LeMoyne-Owens||3-0|