Saint Augustine’s University defeated Elizabeth City State University 3-1 on the final day of the Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) Round-Up I for its first women’s volleyball victory of the season on Sunday.
Skyla Petal Isadore, a junior from Castries, Saint Lucia, led the Lady Falcons with 17 kills. Olivia Porter and Jamie Goff added 11 kills each. Julieesa Thomas handed out 42 assists and Chelsea Farrior recorded 19 digs.
The Lady Vikings won the first game 25-23, but the Lady Falcons rebounded to win the next three games 25-17, 25-14 and 25-20. Rosetta Becerra led ECSU with 11 kills.
The Lady Falcons were 1-2 at the event. They lost to Chowan University 3-0 and Virginia State University 3-1 on Saturday. The Round-Up was hosted by Chowan University at the Helms Center.
Victoria Davis led the Lady Falcons with 17 kills and Skyla added 10 kills against Virginia State. Davis also added 11 digs while Thomas and Meghan Mahon added 23 and 12 assists, respectively. Davis had six kills and Mahon had 12 assists against Chowan.
St. Aug is in action again in a CIAA match against Johnson C. Smith University in Charlotte, N.C., on Thursday, Sept. 19. The match starts at 6 p.m.