Crusaders Fall to Augusta to Wrap Up Day One of Tournament

September 06, 20191st2nd3rdFinal
North Greenville1821170
Augusta2525253
NGUTeam StatsAUG
.000Hitting Pct..234
23Kills41
23Errors15
94Total Attacks111
23Assists37
2Aces7
45Digs37
2.0Blocks6.0
NGULeadersAUG
Katie McManaway - 7
KillsChloe Allen - 13
Abby Pyke - 14
AssistsKassie Till - 18
Eaden Shockley - 1
Erin Allen - 1
AcesKassie Till - 2
Madison Malloch - 2
Mikaila Linnens - 15
DigsHolland Martin - 8
Emma Pepper - 1
Caroline Forster - 1
Katie McManaway - 1
Erin Allen - 1
BlocksChloe Allen - 5
Crusaders Fall to Augusta to Wrap Up Day One of Tournament
Friday, September 6, 2019
Crusaders Fall to Augusta to Wrap Up Day One of Tournament

North Greenville was unable to bounce back in the second match of the day, falling to the Augusta Jags 3-0 in Charlotte, North Carolina. With the loss, the Crusaders begin the season 0-2 heading into Saturday's contests. Katie McManaway put together a strong performance with 7 kills and 26 total attacks.

Set one was a struggle for NGU with 11 errors and 7 kills for an attack percentage of -.143. Augusta got off to a strong start and was able to increase their lead throughout the set, ultimately taking it 25-18.

The second set saw the Crusaders lead early on with a 7-3 lead. However, the Jags fought right back to tie the set 10-10. From there, AU would take over and ultimtely win the set 25-21. NGU did improve in the set with a .077 attack percentage.

Augusta was able to pull ahead early in the third set. North Greenville didn't give in without a fight though, cutting the deficit to two points. However, the Jags closed out the set scoring 9 of the final 12 points to win it 25-17.

NGU returns to action tomorrow at 10:00 AM against the Francis Marion Patriots in Charlotte.