KISSIMMEE, FL. - After wrapping up day two of the NCCAA National Tournament, the Women's Volleyball Team earned a spot in the semi-finals.
The ladies won their first match of the day against #9 Bluefield College in a close 5 sets, to put them on a three game win streak in the tournament. The final match of pool play came against #1 ranked Biola, where the ladies dropped their first match of the tournament. Biola quickly took set number 1, then rolled through the Lions again in set number 2. Emmanuel found themselves in a critical must win position in set 3 and edged Biola 25-16 to hang on for another set. In the fourth and final set, Biola had another stellar performance and won the match with a final score of 25-15, 25-21, 16-25, 25-17.
Although the Lions dropped their most recent match, their impressive performance thus far allowed them to maintain their #4 ranking and earned them a spot in the semi finals. Emmanuel will now take on #2 ranked Campbellsville University on Saturday, Dec. 2nd at 12:00pm. The winner of this match will compete for the NCCAA National Championship at 3:00pm.
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