Hendrix College took a three-set volleyball victory then went five sets for another Saturday at Birmingham, Ala.

The Warriors (9-4) went to 4-0 in Southern Athletic Association play with a 27-25, 25-16, 25-16 victory over Birmingham-Southern.

Later the Warriors took a hard-fought, 21-25, 25-21, 26-15 16-25, 15-13 victory over Emory & Henry in a nonconference match. Jessie Holler had 15 kills for the Warriors and Kathryn Trinka added 14.


At Lake Charles, La., on Friday, the University of Central Arkansas women's soccer team continued its hot streak with a 5-0 victory over McNeese State.

The Bears (7-3, 2-0)  have now outscored their opponents 9-1 over their first two Southland Conference games, their best two-game stretch at any point since joining the league in 2006.

The Bears built a 3-0 lead in the first half before adding a two more in the second half to earn their sixth shutout of the season and their sixth victory in their last seven matches.

Alex Moore and Dayna Mounie scored two goals for UCA while Ashley Smith scored the other.

The Bears play Lamar at Beaumont, Texas, on Sunday.


At Lake Charles on Saturday, the UCA volleyball team upped its record to 8-7 and 2-1 with a 25-21, 20-25, 25-21, 25-23 win over McNeese State (4-13, 0-2)

Megan Nash had 15 kills for the Bears. Elizabeth Armstrong had 45 assists.


At Birmingham on Saturday, Birmingham-Southern's Taylor Andrews scored in the first overtime for a 2-1 victory over Hendrix.

Sydney Forbare scored for the Warriors (7-3, 0-1). BSC is 4-5, 1-0.