Post and Courier
October 9, 2011
Spartanburg -- The College of Charleston (14-8, 5-1) claimed a 3-0 Southern Conference volleyball victory at Wofford (13-8, 2-4) on Saturday.
The Cougars topped the Terriers, 25-12, 25-16, 25-16. Lizzie Theesfeld led C of C with a match-high 10 kills, and Taeler Davis had 29 assists.
--Furman (12-6, 4-1) notched a 3-1 SoCon victory over The Citadel (7-11, 0-6) in Greenville.
The Paladins won, 25-16, 17-25, 25-18, 25-12. The Bulldogs were led by Kaona Mercer with 17 kills and Alexa Dalstom with 30 assists.
The College of Charleston (5-4-2, 1-1-1) and Furman (9-2-3, 1-1-1) played to a 2-2 tie after double overtime in a Southern Conference men's game at Patriots Point.
Eric Fornell and Ralphie Lundy scored the Cougars' goals in the 33rd and 58th minutes. Coleton Henning's goal in the 77th minute forced overtime. The Cougars' Kees Heemskerk had six saves.
Post and Courier
October 8, 2011
MOUNT PLEASANT -- Sarah Cardamore scored in the 87th minute to lift the Southern Conference-leading College of Charleston (8-5, 4-1) to a 2-1 women's soccer victory over Elon (3-6-4, 1-2-2) at Patriots Point on Friday night.
Francesca Kentimenos scored in the 50th minute for the Cougars before the Phoenix tied it in the 53rd on penalty kick. Cardamone's winner came off a Kentimenos assist.
--UNC Greensboro (5-7, 4-1) overcame a one-goal deficit after 11 minutes for a 4-2 SoCon women's win over The Citadel (4-7-2, 2-2-1) at WLI Field.
Amy Loughran and Vanessa Aponte scored in the seventh and 11th minutes for the Bulldogs, who had to play the final 82 minutes a player short because of a red card.
UNCG tied it at 2 in the 16th minute and scored two goals a minute apart in the 84th and 85th minutes.
Wofford (13-7, 2-3) posted a 3-0 victory over The Citadel (7-10, 0-5) in a SoCon match in Spartanburg.
The Terriers won, 25-17, 25-14, 25-8. Kaona Mercer had a team-high six kills for the Bulldogs.
--Furman (11-6, 4-1) claimed a 3-1 win over the College of Charleston (13-8) in Greenville, handing the Cougars their first SoCon loss of the season.
The Paladins won, 25-22, 21-25, 23-25, 25-6. Charleston (4-1 SoCon) was led by 11 kills from Sloane White and 10 kills from Sarah Havel.
Post and Courier
October 7, 2011
College of Charleston redshirt junior Emily Shelton was named the Southern Conference defensive player of the month for September.
Shelton has averaged 4.68 digs per set this season, which ranks 80th nationally and third in the SoCon.
She led the Cougars in digs in all but one match this past month as College of Charleston went 11-4.
A native of Cincinnati, Shelton has a career dig average of 3.73 per set, which ranks third all-time in College of Charleston history.
The College of Charleston hosts a pair of Southern Conference matches at Patriots Point this weekend as the Cougars play Elon today at 7 p.m. and face off against UNC Greensboro on Sunday at 1 p.m.
The Cougars (7-5-0, 3-1-0) sit atop the SoCon in a three-way tie.
South Carolina sophomore forward Damontre Harris is expected to miss four weeks with a right big toe sprain he suffered during a conditioning session Sept. 30.
Redshirt senior forward Malik Cooke was cleared to participate in basketball- related activities after suffering a right ankle dislocation in a pickup game June 21.
Junior forward Lakeem Jackson has been cleared for the start of practice on Oct. 14. Jackson underwent surgery earlier this year for a left foot injury that hampered him during the latter part of last season.
Forward Danick Paquette was assigned to the South Carolina Stingrays by the Hershey Bears of the American Hockey League.
Paquette, 21, skated in 59 games for the ECHL's Gwinnett Gladiators last season, scoring 13 goals and seven assists while recording 179 penalty minutes.
Before joining the Gladiators, Paquette completed a four-year junior career split between Lewiston and Quebec of the Quebec Major Junior Hockey League.
The Stingrays open the season Oct. 14 at home at 7 p.m. against Reading.
The College of Charleston travels to three fall regattas this weekend, including the Hobart/William Smith Fall Intersectional in Geneva, N.Y., the Navy Fall Women's Intersectional in Annapolis, Md., and North Points No. 4 in Wilmington, N.C.