Grambling’s Kevreion Ward records 11 kills against Centenary

The Grambling State Lady Tigers. Photo courtesy of Grambling State Athletics

SHREVEPORT, La.- Kevreion Ward paced the Grambling State University volleyball team with a team-high 11 kills, but it wasn’t enough to propel the Lady Tigers past Centenary as the Ladies picked up a 3-1 victory on Wednesday night at the Gold Dome.

Grambling States Kevreion Ward at work. Photo courtesy of Grambling State Athletics

Centenary (4-6) took the match with scores of 25-10, 20-25, 25-16, 25-18.

Ward carried the offense for the Lady Tigers (1-11) with 11 kills on 34 attempts and added six errors for a .147 hitting percentage. Talicia Lang and Chasity Nicks each recorded eight kills. Sheila Borders and L’Muriell Thrower dished out 16 and 14 assists, respectively, while Thrower completed the double-double with 13 digs. Erineka Mollere paced the defense with a team-high and match-high 14 digs.

Alyssa Davis led the Ladies with 15 kills (.257 hitting percentage), while Lauren Kelley added 10. Rachel Demerjian registered 34 assists. Defensively, Marissa Sandoval and Kristian Loving each finished with 11 digs and Demerjian added 10.

Inside the Numbers
> Grambling State finished with a .092 hitting percentage (41 kills, 29 errors, 130 attacks)
> Centenary recorded 54 kills, 19 errors, 138 attacks (.254 hitting percentage)
> The Lady Tigers tallied 52 digs, 35 assists, 7.0 total team blocks and three service aces
> The Ladies registered 57 digs, 51 assists, 8.0 total team blocks and seven service aces

About News4usonline 343 Articles
News4usonline is a multi-ethnic driven website focused on providing readers with an alternate view on social issues, sports, lifestyle news, entertainment and culture as it relates to the various communities we cover. The end goal for News4usonline is to provoke thought as well as to uplift, inspire and encourage through artful storytelling.