Argonauts spear Falcons in volleyball match

Published 9:18 pm Monday, September 26, 2011


The University of Montevallo volleyball team fell on the road at the University of West Florida 3-0 in a non-conference match Sept. 26.

The Falcons fell in straight sets 25-20, 25-14, 25-21.

Montevallo (5-9) was led by sophomore Manyi Ati, who had a team-high 10 kills.

The Falcons hit just .167 as a team, while the Argonauts hit .312.

Freshman Michelle Walker was second on the team in kills with six, while sophomore Michelle Carle added five kills. Walker also added seven digs.

Senior Anna Garrison had 23 assists and seven digs, while senior Rachel Wotitzky led the team in digs with 14.

The Falcons had just three blocks as a team, with Carle leading the way with a pair of block assists.

Haley Shackelford led the Argonauts with 13 kills and nine digs, while Autumn Duyn added 12 kills and nine digs.

Montevallo will return to action Sept. 30 at 6 p.m. as the Falcons travel to Lander University for a Peach Belt Conference match.