Williams Leads NC State Volleyball Past High Point
Sept. 8, 2001
RALEIGH, N.C. - Three NC State players recorded double figures in kills, led by Charece Williams with 20, as the Wolfpack defeated High Point in three games in second-day action at the Outback Wolfpack Volleyball Classic at Reynolds Coliseum.
The Pack defeated the Panthers 30-23, 30-28 and 30-23 and has won its first two matches in the round-robin tournament. High Point, which lost for the second time in as many matches in the tournament, fell to 2-4 with the loss.
Williams had a .395 attack percentage in 38 total attempts to go with eight digs. Alison Kreager had 10 kills, two blocks, a .381 attack percentage in 21 attempts, and 10 digs for the Pack. Setter Lindi Sheppard had 10 kills, five digs and 41 assists.
High Point was led by Kimberly Wright, who had 17 kills, a .233 percentage, and nine digs. The Panthers hit .146 for the match, compared to a sterling .321 total for the Wolfpack.
In the first match of the day, Campbell suffered its first defeat of the season, losing in three games to previously winless Marshall, 30-22, 30-28 and 30-24. Isabell Anderer paced the Herd with 14 kills and nine digs, while Nicolette Sanlin had 12 kills in 18 total attempts for a ,556 percentage. Kara Lewis paced the Camels with 13 kills and six digs.
Marshall improved to 1-4 with the victory, while Campbell fell to 4-1 with the loss.
Marshall will take on High Point on Saturday at 4:40 p.m. in the fifth match of the six-match tournament.
NC State will return to action in the Outback Wolfpack Classic on Saturday evening at 7 o'clock. The Wolfpack will take on Campbell in the tournament finale.