Barber, Howard Sign with Barton College
WINTERVILLE—A pair of Pitt Community College volleyball players are trading in one Bulldogs uniform for another after signing with Barton College this month.
Having completed their junior college eligibility this fall, PCC sophomores Catherine Barber and Ginny Howard have announced that they are moving on to Wilson to play for the Barton Bulldogs in 2013.
Both Barber and Howard earned All-Region X Conference honors for their play in 2012. In two seasons at Pitt, the duo helped lead the Bulldogs to a 49-21 overall record and 26-8 mark in Region X Conference action.
Catawba Loss Ends Volleyball's Season
PCC volleyball players gave everything they had but came up just short Saturday against Catawba Valley Community College in the Region X Conference Tournament held at Brunswick Community College.
Down two sets, the Bulldogs rallied to win sets three and four before dropping the final frame by a 15-10 count to end the 2012 season at 21-13 overall. Pitt finished 12-6 in Region X play.
Sophomores Catherine Barber, Ginny Howard and Megan Mansfield earned All-Conference honors for their efforts during the 2012 campaign.
In the first round of the conference tourney Nov. 3, the Bulldogs avenged a pair of earlier losses to Wake Tech this season. PCC routed the Eagles in three sets (25-17, 25-20 and 25-20) to advance to the next day’s game with CVCC.
For a look back at PCC's full 2012 "Schedule and Results," click HERE.