JBU defeated Wayland Baptist University in Four Games

Siloam Springs, Ark. (October 23, 2004) — The Golden Eagles advance to 28-7 after defeating Wayland Baptist University in four games (30-24, 30-19, 27-30, 30-16). Although JBU struggled to maintain consistent serving, they were able to control the match with their aggressive offense. The Golden Eagles had a balanced attack, with 5 hitters hitting over .250. Team leaders included Junior Christine Wells with 22 digs and 2 aces, Sophomore Tatiane Silva with 19 kills and 19 digs, Senior Meghann Wharton with 4 blocks, Senior Helen Gross with 16 kills and 2 aces, and Sophomore Juliana Todescan with 53 assists, 11 kills and 4 aces. After the match, Coach Robyn Gordon commented, “It’s good to have Elisa Evans back on the court after a two week injury. She came back ready to play and is once again a consistent threat on offense. We need to find our rhythm as a team as we move into the post season.”