Print Page Email Page
Bookmark and Share
Campus News

713-942-3457
marcom@stthom.edu
<< Return to News Features

Celts Go 1-3 at Loyola Tournament
10/10/2011
The Lady Celts traveled to New Orleans for the Loyola University Tournament Oct. 7-9 weekend. The Celts went into the tournament on a strong streak winning five of their last six games, but could not keep the momentum going over the weekend.

The Celts played Belhaven in the first match on Friday, Oct. 7. The Lady Celts got off to a slow start that gave Belhaven the momentum to push to a 3-0 victory, 19-25, 16-25, 18-25. Regina Trapp led the Celts with 12 kills while Stephanie Biediger chipping in 9 of her own.

Next up on was No. 17 ranked Missouri Baptist. The Celts came out on fire in game 1 before a late push by Missouri Baptist. Games 2 and 3 where more of the same. The Lady Celts fought hard but just could not push through at the end of games. The Celts lost the match 3-0, 16-25, 16-25, 21-25. Stephanie Biediger lead the Celts with 9 kills and Regina Trapp and Evon Welch chipped in with 7 kills each.

On Saturday, the Celts started out with the host squad of Loyola. The match went back and forth all three games with no team having more then a 5-point lead at any time. In the end, Loyola made the plays down the stretch of every game to win 3-0, 24-26, 23-25, 22-25. Evon Welch led the way with 14 kills while Brittany Downs had 18 digs.

The last match of the tournament saw the Lady Celts get back in the win column with a 3-0 victory over Huston-Tillotson 25-11, 25-20, 25-18. The Celts defense stepped up allowing only 12 kills by Huston-Tillotson in three games. Stephanie Biediger posted 9 kills with a .900 hitting percentage. The Lady Celts are now 12-9 with another busy four match week starting with a conference home match at 7 p.m., on Thursday, Oct. 13 against Huston-Tillotson before hitting the road for three matches at Bacone.

<< Return

<< Return to News Features

Apply Now

Apply Now 

Start planning for your future at UST with our free application.

Apply now
 

Catholic Identity

Apply Now​ 

Faith is an important component of our Catholic education.

Read more

Featured News

UST Increases Scholarships, Tuition
10/23/2014

 

University of St. Thomas - Houston, TX - Educating Leaders of Faith and Character
University of St. Thomas
The University of St. Thomas, dedicated to educating leaders of faith and character, is a private institution committed to the liberal arts and to the religious, ethical and intellectual tradition of Catholic higher education. St. Thomas is Houston’s only Catholic University and was founded by the Basilian Fathers in 1947.

 

Copyright © 2014 University of St. Thomas.
All Rights Reserved. Privacy Policy | Clery Act | Title IX
Site Map
Contact Us
  University of St. Thomas
3800 Montrose
Houston, Texas 77006-4626
     
  713-522-7911
     
Follow Us
like us on facebook follow us on youtube follow us on twitter see us on instagram follow us on Tumblr follow us on linkedin join us on google plus
  • like us on facebook
  • follow us on youtube
  • follow us on twitter
  • see us on instagram
  • follow us on Tumblr
  • follow us on linkedin
  • join us on google plus