JBU Advances to Semifinals in the NAIA Region VI Tournament

Siloam Springs, Ark. (November 15, 2001) — The John Brown University Golden Eagles won an exciting 3-0 match over Southern Nazarene University in the first round of the NAIA Region VI Volleyball Tournament. JBU won 32-30, 34-32, and 30-28 with each game coming down to the wire.

JBU was lead by Amber Squires with 14 kills and 5 blocks. Kemi Dowe added 14 kills, while Michelle Manes recorded 23 assists in the victory. SNU ends the season with a 20-22 record.

The Golden Eagles now 28-11 on the season will face No. 2 seed Lubbock Christian University tonight at 7:00 p.m. in the semi-finals. The winner plays tomorrow at noon for the championship.