Hardin-Simmons’ senior middle blocker Corrie Hall has been selected as the American Southwest Conference West Division player of the year to highlight four Cowgirls being honored by the league’s coaches in the yearly awards.
Hardin-Simmons’ volleyball team is back in the American Southwest Conference Volleyball Championship Tournament for the 11th straight season and will play East Texas Baptist in the first round of the event that will be held at the University of Texas at Dallas.
Hardin-Simmons’ volleyball team dropped a pair of matches at the American Southwest Conference Crossover Tournament falling 23-25, 25-21, 17-25, 25-22, 15-9 to Belhaven and 25-14, 22-25, 25-22, 26-24 to Texas-Tyler.
Hardin-Simmons’ volleyball team split a pair of matches at the Austin College Tournament on Friday evening, losing 25-20, 25-18, 25-20 to Southwestern and coming back to beat previously unbeaten Austin College 25-21, 28-26, 25-21.
Hardin-Simmons junior volleyball player Corrie Reeder was named the American Southwest Conference newcomer of the year and senior Hannah Hornsby was named the co-sportsmanship athlete of the year as the ASC has announced the end-of-year awards voted on by the league’s head coaches.
Hardin-Simmons' run at the American Southwest Conference Volleyball Tournament did not end without a fight as the Cowgirls lost a 25-14, 25-18, 19-25, 27-25 match to East Texas Baptist to bow out of the tournament on Friday evening at the Mayborn Campus Center in Belton.
Morgan Watts set a school-record with 13 blocks as Hardin-Simmons won an elimination match in the American Southwest Conference Championship Tournament 25-22, 19-25, 25-16, 25-19 over Texas-Tyler on Friday afternoon at the Mayborn Campus Center.