Cougars’ Season Ends in Opening Round of NCAA Volleyball Championship

Cougars’ Season Ends in Opening Round of NCAA Volleyball Championship

Despite a fierce effort, the College of Charleston volleyball team fell to the University of Miami in round one of the NCAA Division 1 Women’s Volleyball Championship on Thursday evening.

The Cougars fought hard in the 3-1 match but were unable to get the victory.

They lost with final scores of 25-21,  21-25, 25-20, and 25-15 in the final set-sealing their loss.

Krissy Mummey contributed with 10 kills and five blocks in her final match with the Cougars.

Lauren Freed and Devon Rachel each tallied seven kills which were accompanied by Allison Beckman’s 38 assists and McKala Rhodes’ eleven digs.

The College of Charleston finished this season with a record of 27-6 and finished second overall in the CAA standings.

Mummey finished an illustrious college career with CAA Player of the Year honors, 800 kills in her career and is seventh on Charleston’s All-Time Block List.

Senior Jane Feddersen finished her season ranking fifth on Charleston’s All-Time list and third on the All-Time Blocker’s list.

An encouraging way for the Cougars to finish despite the loss fans should be excited about the 2018 Cougars and the talent they will bring back.

Beckman, Rachel, and Rhodes are among the best coming back.

Special thanks to seniors’ Mummey, Feddersen, and Riana Brennan who dedicated their blood,  sweat, and tears to the program.

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Authored by: Rachael Lolar

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