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Local college scoreboard: Oct. 3
Piedmont volleyball wins in 4 sets
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Xandy Green and Katheryn Knarr combined for 34 assists for Piedmont College volleyball in a win over Agnes Scott College 25-21, 20-25, 25-12, 25-21 on Tuesday in Demorest. Kaitlin Norman added 14 kills, Taylor Cramsey had 10 kills, and Paige Eslinger tallied 13 digs.

Golf

The Piedmont College women’s golf team finished in sixth place out of 17 schools at the Chick-Fil-A Collegiate Invitational on Monday and Tuesday in Rome.

The Lady Lions carded a two-day total of 334-321—655, marking the team’s best score in five trips to the event. Katarina Hodge earned All-Tournament honors with a team-best 155, which was good for a tie for 5th out of 96 golfers.

Soccer

Niall McCabe’s hat trick helped Young Harris College to a 5-1 non-conference men’s soccer victory over Shorter University on Wednesday in Young Harris. The Mountain Lions (9-2) face Francis Marion University on Saturday at 7 p.m. in Florence, S.C.

GEORGIA COLLEGE 1, YOUNG HARRIS 0: Bobcats’ Ashley Veilleux scored the game’s only goal on Wednesday in Milledgeville. The Bobcats improved to 5-6-0 overall and 2-4-0 in the Peach Belt while the Mountain Lions fell to 5-4-0 and 1-4-0.

Young Harris hosts No. 7 Armstrong Atlantic State University in a 1 p.m. match at the Frances Wood Wilson Soccer Field.

Abby Dalton found Veilleux down the left side and she knocked it for her sixth goal of the season at the 37:12 mark to give the Bobcats a 1-0 lead.

Georgia College held an 18-12 advantage on shots (7-6 on goal) over the Mountain Lions. Annie Stephens recorded her second shutout of the season, making all six stops. Mountain Lion goalkeeper Taylor Erickson made six saves.

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