Wheeling Jesuit Tops West Virginia State In Thriller
Nov. 20, 2008
CALIFORNIA, Pa. (Nov. 20) - In a rematch of the WVIAC Conference Championship, Wheeling Jesuit rallied from a 2-1 deficit to register a 3-2 victory (22-25, 25-10, 24-26, 25-20, 15-13) over West Virginia State on Thursday in the second match of the Division II Volleyball Atlantic Regional, hosted by California University of Pennsylvania. Senior Caitlin Carey led three Cardinals in double-figure kills with 17, while junior Catie Halberstadt added 14 kills. Five Wheeling Jesuit players reached double-digit digs, including a team-high 30 by Halberstadt. Junior Chistina Wichrowski posted a double-double with 16 kills and 20 digs in the loss for the Lady Yellow Jackets. Wheeling Jesuit will now play Slippery Rock in one tomorrow's regional semifinals.