Week Long Volleyball Recap
Friday, Sept. 28
Willamette 3, Puget Sound 2
After falling behind by two sets against #10-ranked University of Puget Sound, the Willamette University volleyball team played with increased intensity and consistency in the final three sets, as the Bearcats rallied past the Loggers, 3-2, at Cone Field House on Friday, Sept. 28. The Northwest Conference victory improved WU to 3-9 overall, 1-4 in the NWC.
George Fox 3, Whitman 2
Hitting a career-high .368 with 18 kills, including the final three points of the fifth set, Erin Campbell led the George Fox University Bruins past the Whitman College Missionaries 3-2 (24-26, 25-23, 25-13, 24-26, 15-13) in a back-and-forth women's volleyball match here Friday night at the Wheeler Sports Center's Miller Gym.
Lewis & Clark 3, Whitworth 0
The Lewis & Clark volleyball team put together three solid sets on Friday night to earn its first Northwest Conference match of the season, taking down the Whitworth Pirates 25-16, 25-21, 25-18.
Pacific Lutheran 3, Pacific 0
A strong start in the first set for Pacific was not enough to hold off a stronger finish by Pacific Lutheran Friday night as the No. 18 ranked Lutes rolled past the Boxers in three sets, 25-19, 25-18, 25-14, in Northwest Conference volleyball action at the Stoller Center.
Colorado Col. 3, Linfield 0
A balanced offensive attack helped Top-25 club Colorado College soundly defeat Linfield in three sets, 25-19, 25-16, 25-14 Friday night at Ted Wilson Gymnasium.
Thursday, Sept. 27
Colorardo Col. 3, George Fox 1
Hoping to spring a trap on the 17th-ranked Colorado College Tigers, the George Fox University Bruins took the opening set of a non-conference women's volleyball match before the visitors turned the tables and escaped with a 3-1 victory (21-25, 25-16, 27-25, 25-10) Thursday night here at the Wheeler Sports Center's Miller Gym.
Wednesday, Sept. 26
Pacific 3, Linfield 2
It was another five-set marathon that has become typical of the Pacific/Linfield series Wednesday night, but this time it was the Boxers coming out on top in a 25-22, 16-25, 25-20, 19-25, 15-12 victory in Northwest Conference volleyball action at the Stoller Center.