"I believe we did pretty well on bouncing back from the lost against San Marcos by cleaning up errors we did against them and executing them perfectly against Johnson & Wales University" Said junior outside hitter Shelby Madigan.
The Golden Eagles defeated JWU 25-12, 25-18, 19-25, and 25-15. The Golden Eagles improved to a 15-2 overall and 5-1 in the Independent Conference. JWU is now 3-12 for the year and 0-4 in the Independent Conference.
"Im so thankful for being part of this volleyball team; because of them I was able to set a new career high in kills. Now Im going to push myself even harder to beat this new career high" said Shelby Madigan after setting a new career high in kills.
Shelby led The Golden Eagles with a career high 22 kills in 43 attempts (.372). Samantha Arriaran recorded another double-double with 41 assist, 15 digs and 4 aces, Lura Lewis and Nikki Cheong combined for a total of 26 digs. Abigail Lahutoi had 1 solo block and 3 block assist.
The Golden Eagles will take on Occidental College on Tuesday October 18, 2011 @ 4:00pm.