November 11, 20211st2nd3rdFinal
.304Hitting Pct..184
112Total Attacks103
Harlee Kate Reid - 15
KillsCierra Merrick - 11
Victoria Johnson - 22
AssistsPaige Merrick - 30
Bianca Rodriguez - 4
AcesTaylor Thacker - 3
Sadie Edmonston - 12
DigsSalma Gonzalez-Sosa - 19
Nicole Carey - 3.0
BlocksAlina Zellin - 2.0
Cierra Merrick - 2.0
Phoenix sweep Campbellsville to advance to Semifinals
Thursday, November 11, 2021
Phoenix sweep Campbellsville to advance to Semifinals
Harlee Kate Reid posted a match-high 15 kills in the quarterfinals victory over Campbellsville. (Credit: Dillon Miller)

BOWLING GREEN, Ky.--Phoenix women's volleyball sweeps Campbellsville in the Mid-South Conference Quarterfinals to advance to the semifinals against Life University tomorrow.

Cumberland (29-8) continued their momentum from this morning in the quarterfinals sweeping the Tigers 25-14, 29-27, 25-21. The Phoenix posted a .304 hit percentage.

Harlee Kate Reid and Nicole Carey posted huge matches combining for 28 of Cumberland's 48 team kills. Reid had a match-high 15 kills with a hitting percentage of .480. Carey recorded 13 kills on 20 attacks for a .650 hit percentage. 

Victoria Johnson and Bianca Rodriguez picked up 42 assists together. Johnson had a team-high 22 while adding five kills, nine digs, and three aces.

Sadie Edmonston had a team-high 12 digs on the match while Rodriguez added seven and Shea Moore had six. 

Campbellsville (22-7) was led by Cierra Merrick with 11 kills as the Tigers hit .184 on the match with 16 attack errors. Paige Merrick had a match-high 30 assists and Salma Gonzalez-Sosa with 19 digs. 

The Phoenix started off strong jumping out to a huge lead in the first set 14-4. Cumberland cruised to win the first set 25-14.

The second set was a battle as neither team could gain momentum. The Phoenix wound up winning in extra points 29-27 and held off the Tigers in the third set 25-21. 

Cumberland advances to play Life University in the semifinals against Life University tomorrow at 5:30 p.m. in Bowling Green, Ky.