The Jackson State Lady Tigers completed a perfect run through the SWAC Volleyball tournament, beating four-time defending champion Alabama A&M. It was the first ever volleyball Championship for JSU (29-9) who claimed the tournament title and the automatic bid to the NCAA Playoffs.
After dropping the opening set 25-21, JSU (29-9) rallied to take the next three 25-17, 25-21, 25-22. In the fourth set,
A&M looked to be on the way to forcing a fifth and deciding set after jumping out to a 6-0 lead. But, with A&M leading 16-10, JSU went on an 11-3 run to take a 21-19 lead. The Lady Tigers never trailed again.
Chyna Coleman led JSU with 22 kills and nine digs. Christine Edwards andLaToya Clark both had double-doubles. Edwards finished with 17 kills and 14 digs while Clark had 55 assists and 16 digs. Donisha Dunn contributed 11 kills and Angelica Kelley joined Daedra Carline with 14 digs each…………… Read more here.