By James Vallone
MOBILE, Ala. -- The Lady Hawks were able to pick up their ninth straight set victory of the season; 25-22, 29-27, 25-22, this one on the road at Spring Hill College.
The Lady Hawks (18-5) were able to outhit their opponent, .313 to .188.
The first was tied at 15 before the lady Hawks were able to pull away for the victory. The second set went into extra points before Shorter was able to claim the set. The final set saw the Lady Hawks extend from a 10-10 tie to establish a lead that lasted until Corder assisted to Anna Graham to mark the final point of the match; the kill was Graham's eighth of the day.
Spring Hill College was receiving votes for the NAIA Top 25 polls while maintaining first place in the Southern States Athletic Conference, where Shorter used to belong. Spring Hill had run off 20 consecutive victories and was previously undefeated at home for the season.
The Lady Hawks return to the state of Alabama on November 6 for a GSC match versus Alabama-Huntsville at 7 pm.
The Lady Hawks return home to the Winthrop-King Centre on November 8 when another GSC rival, Union, takes the court at 7 pm.