October 22, 2013 > Cal State Volleyball report
Cal State Volleyball report
Submitted By Steve Connolly
UC San Diego 3, Cal State East Bay 1
The Cal State East Bay volleyball team dropped its fifth straight match on Friday night, losing in four sets on the road to UC San Diego, the 11th-ranked team in the nation.ÊThe Pioneers (6-10, 2-6 CCAA) got a match-high 16 kills from Suzy Ni Xu and nine kills each from Samantha Bruno, Kitona Offord, and Hannah Bell. The Tritons (14-2, 6-2 CCAA) out-hit East Bay .275 to .199 for the match and posted a .474 team attack percentage in the clinching fourth set.
CSUSB 3, CSUEB 0 (25-23, 25-18, 25-17)
The Cal State East Bay volleyball team was bested by Cal State San Bernardino, the No. 16 team in the nation, in straight sets on Saturday night. It's the sixth straight loss for the Pioneers (6-11, 2-7 CCAA), who will return home next weekend after four matches in Southern California. The Coyotes (13-4, 9-0 CCAA) out-hit East Bay .254 to .120 and notched 44 kills to the Pioneers' 33. Tori May had 14 kills for CSUSB, and Brenna McIntosh added 13. Samthan Bruno paced the Pioneers with 10 kills.
CSUEB 3, Sonoma State 2 (25-19, 13-25, 25-21, 17-25, 15-12)
The Cal State East Bay volleyball team (7-11, 3-7 CCAA) broke its six-match losing streak with a thrilling five-set victory over 11th-ranked Sonoma State (15-3, 8-2 CCAA) on Friday night. Katie Allen had 19 kills to lead the Pioneers.