COPPIN ST DEFEATS NORFOLK ST TO GET FIRST WIN OF THE SEASON

Oct. 16, 2004

PRINCESS ANNE, MD - The Coppin State Eagles won their first match of the season, defeating the Norfolk State Spartans 3-1 by scores of 30-21, 30-22, 24-30 and 30-21.

The Eagles (1-15, 1-6) were led Shauniece Steward, who tallied a double-double, finishing with 14 kills and 23 digs. Trevon Dyson added 14 kills and two service aces, while Alex Muhammad and Renee Bowen each chipped in with 10 kills.

Chanel Barnes and Racheal Weatherspoon led the Spartans, each finishing with a double-double. Barnes finished with 10 kills and 13 digs while Weatherspoon had 13 kills and 11 digs. Setter Afryea Allen added 32 assists in the loss.