GOREE CHOSEN AS CIAA VOLLEYBALL COACH OF THE WEEK

GOREE CHOSEN AS CIAA VOLLEYBALL COACH OF THE WEEK

CHARLOTTE, N.C. – For the third time this season, head coach DiShondra Goree of the Shaw University women's volleyball team was chosen as the Central Intercollegiate Athletic Association (CIAA) Coach of the Week for on Tuesday, Nov. 7 by the league office.


The two-time CIAA Volleyball Coach of the Year, Goree was recognized as Coach of the Week after guiding the Lady Bears to a 3-0 sweep of Winston-Salem State on Oct. 31. In addition, the Lady Bears claimed their second-consecutive Southern Division title Monday, Nov. 6 as Shaw swept Fayetteville State at home to improve their record to 24-4 overall, 14-1 in CIAA action and 8-1 within the division for the league's best record.


Shaw will look to close out the regular season with home match against cross-town rival Saint Augustine's University on Thursday, Nov. 9 for Senior Day. First serve is slated for 6 p.m.


For the most up-to-date information on Shaw women's volleyball and its 13 varsity sport teams, please visit www.shawbears.com.