Senior Kelly Derby tallied a team-best 14 kills in the win
Lone senior Kelly Derby will be honored prior to the 1 p.m. match
Pirates and Blazers will square off Friday, Nov. 2, at 8 p.m.
Willis sets a new single-game record with 32 kills
Nicole Willis records her team-leading ninth double-double in setback
2011 (As A Sophomore At American): Experienced limited action ... Played in five matches and five total sets during the campaign ... Amassed two kills and two block assists.
2010 (As A Freshman At American): Appeared in 22 matches, starting two ... Recorded a career-high six blocks against Holy Cross (10/2) ... Notched 16 kills and 18 blocks ... Posted a .231 hitting percentage.
Sanderson High School: Helped her club team to a ninth-place finish at the 2009 North Carolina Elite AAU Tournament ... Also assisted her club team in qualifying for two USAV Junior Olympic National Tournaments ... Three-year Academic All-Conference selection ... Earned one varsity letter in swimming ... Member of the National Honor Society ... Elected as Junior Class President while participating in Photography Club, Spartan Special Friends, yearbook committee and student government.