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by Aron Gabriel
On Tuesday, September 6,
1994, the first class meetings
The purpose of the class
meetings was to elect officers
for the 1994-1995 school year.
The results of the respective
class meetings were as follows;
In the freshman class
president's race, Antwan Phelps
edged Chris Baltzegar in a run
Phelps stated, "It's not re
ally a surprise to me. I feel that
I possess leadership qualities."
Also, in a run-off election,
Kelly Lang defeated Zack
Durham for the vice president
Ben Foster won the mem-
ber-at-large race, and Alan
Hines was selected to the honor
In the sophomore class
elections, Sabrina Rogers de
feated Larry Gritton in the vice
However, since Rogers
already has an SGA position,
Gritton will serve as vice presi
In the member-at-large
race, J.R. Cunningham ousted
by Jonathan Bennett
On Monday night at McAlister
Gym, the Cavalier volleyball team
fell to Milligan College.
It was the first regular season
home match for the Lady Cavaliers
and proved to be a difficult defeat.
Milligan took the first game
15-4, but the Cavs scrambled back
in the second game and pulled off a
However, Milligan took the
next two 15-8 and 15-9 to close out
Stephanie Cone led the Lady
Cavaliers in kills with 15 followed
by Middle Hitter, Gail
Collingsworth, who piled up nine
put-aways, including a nasty, cross
court spike in the third game which
blistered the Milligan defense.
Christi Waddell and Jenny
Douthit led the team in digs with
But, since neither candidate
has been at M-AC for two se
mesters, the position will be
filled at a later date.
In response to the decision,
Cunningham stated, "I think the
two semester rule should be
changed. I love M-AC, and I
have no intentions of
leaving ever. Viva M-AC."
Finally, Aaron Gilchrist
was selected to be the honor
In the junior class elections.
V-ball Team Falls to Milligan
eight each. Defense Specialist Sabrina
Aron Gabriel ran unopposed
Auditions Launch Fall Season
by Kathryn Letterman and
beard Players began prepara
tions Wednesday for their up
coming season. Whence, di
rected by sophomore Miriam
Chapen, will be performed in
early November. Bill W. and
Dr. Bob, directed by M. Janie
King will be performed the first
week of December.
Auditions took place on
Wednesday night with over
twenty students nervously gath
ered in the game room of Davis
The casting results will be
posted sometime today.
Whence takes place in a
post -apocalyptic society where
the world was destroyed by
nuclear warfare and everyone
This will be Chapen's deput
as a director.
Bill W. and Dr. Bob is a
play about the two men who
started Alcoholics Anonymous
back in the 1930's.
This full length production
will be the second directing the
sis in M-AC's history. The first
v/a.s Screwtape directed last fall
by Jennifer Hardman.
King was also the techni
cal director of last spring's play.
The Lion in Winter.
Brian Fuller, professor of
English Communications com
mented, "I'm very excited she
(King) is directing. She has done
some fine work in the past, and
I think she will do an excellent
job with this."
King commented that she
believes drama is on the rise
continued that the troupe needs
more support from faculty and
She remarked, "I think it is
important for M-AC to devote
more time and effort to the arts
Alpha Psi Omega, the na
tional collegiate drama frater
nity, member Naj Alicea, who
auditioned for the plays on
Wednesday commented, "I liked
the new location of the audi
tions. The atmosphere was
lighter. The turnout was also
Next semester, the spring
mainstage performance will be
directed by Fuller. Times and
locations for auditions will be
post'ed early next semester.
Student Directories may be
purchased in the Belk Cam
pus Center Store for$1.
In analyzing the key to the
game, Coach Darin Chaplain stated,
"We didn't pass the ball well and we
made too many mistakes. Our ef
fort was good, but Milligan took
advantage of our mistakes.
"Milligan College passed the
ball exceptionally well which en
abled their setter to pick and choose
her spots on the court and therefore
resulted in easy kill opportunities
Rogers commented, "We played a
lot better than we did last week but
we're still not playing like we can.
" I think we can go a long way
this season if we learn to play con
Chaplain also added, "This
team is head and shoulders above
any team we've ever had. But every
team in the conference has gotten
better as well. There are no easy
matches on our schedule."
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and was voted vice president.
In response to Gabriel's vic
tory, junior Kevin Laws stated,
"I think I would have done a
much better job."
Jason Baker defeated Jamie
Jessee for the member-at-large
Running unopposed was
Shane Wilson, who won the
honof court position.
Lastly, the senior class elec
tion results. M-A Hall Resident
Janie King was named vice
president. In the member-at-
large race. Heather Meister came
Finally, Chris Schmidt
walked away with the honor
Cavalier Baseball Team Gears Up
.. .Preparations for spring season in progress
by Chris Howard
Using fall practices, the base
ball team is shaping up to swing
away and batter up a strong spring.
The 1994 squad finished last
semester with an overall record of
seven games below 500. They won
nineteen games but lost twenty-six.
The Cavaliers qualified for
their first ever district tournament,
but the team dropped its first two
matches 4-1 and 6-4.
However, they did pull off big
regular season wins over two good
Their team held on for close
wins over NCAA II Gardner Webb,
8-6, and NCAA IUNCA, 7-6.
The M-AC sluggers are look
ing to build off last year to have a
strong season. Also, two returning
players were All-Conference from
last semester and expectations are
fueled by a third place conference
With plenty of strengths, the
biggest weakness on the field will
be the loss of Lance McCall, who is
finishing his degree this semester.
McCall was named All-Con
ference two consecutive seasons.
His 38 runs batted in was second in
the conference in 1994.
"We've got a big hole to fill at
second base", remarked Head Coach
Experience will be the prime
strength in 1995. In Chaplain's third
season, eighteen of this year's 38
players are returning from last year's
"We believe the seniors are our
leaders," commented Chaplain.
No official captain has been
selected, so the leadership for the
team will be expected from senior
The offense will be led by All-
Conference and All-District team
member Joe Snyder.
From the mound, the pitching
staff will be led by Shane Hatcher
for yet another year. The All-Con
ference player finished 9-5 after lead
ing the conference in record pitches.
"They've done a real good job,"
stated Chaplain commenting about
what he's seen of the freshmen and
transfers thus far.
Chad Smith Sherrie Willcox
Instructor Macteer Staff Associate
Brian Fuller Kathiyn Letterman
Jonathan Bennett, J. R. Cunningham,
Aron Gabriel, Christopher Howard,
Janie King, Christian Malone,
Phil Parker, Jeff Reardon,
Robby Suddeth, Stephanie Young.
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