Slugs Fall to University of the Pacific

UC Santa Cruz Men's Volleyball were defeated by the Pacific Tigers.  The Slugs lost in three sets with the following scores: 18-25, 12-25, 12-25.

Sophomore Middle Blocker Will Klepac led the team with 8 kills (0.462 pct).  Senior Setter Paul Leon contributed 25 assists on the match.


The Pacific Tigers showed their strength as a Division-I program.  The Slugs struggled to maintain their passing as their opponent controlled the tempo of the match with strong serving.  A solid performance by the Slugs was not enough to defeat the Tigers.  A tough loss to take, the Slugs will use this game to improve and prepare for the upcoming CVC tournament.This loss brings their overall record to 9-5 (5-1 D-III, 4-0 CVC).


The Slugs head to their final Conference Tournament (CVC) in Milwaukee, WI.  The schedule for the weekend is as follows:


3/29  7:00 PM vs MSOE
3/30  5:00 PM vs Fontbonne
3/31  2:00 PM vs Mt. Saint Joseph's
3/31  6:00 PM vs Carthage