September 10, 2001

Women's Volleyball wins Otter Classic Invitational

Women's Volleyball wins Otter Classic Invitational

MONTEREY BAY, CA-- The Women's Volleyball tam defeated host CSU Monterey Bay to win the Otter Classic Invitational Saturday night.

The Lady Slugs, who had lost to their four match play opponents, would storm back in bracket play, defeating Embory-Riddle, Holy Names and CSUMB to take the championship.

Earlier UCSC had suffered losses to Holy Names (23-30, 20-30, 33-31, 30-28, 15-12), Embry-Riddle (30-11, 30-19, 30-27), Bethany (30-26, 30-27, 30-22) and Monterey Bay (31-29, 30-27, 27-30, 22-30, 15-13).

UCSC's Leigh O'Neill and Lilly Hallock were both named to the All-Tournameent team for their outstanding play.

The team's record now stands at 2-6.

The Women will next play in their home opener against Oregon Tech this Wednesday at the West Field House.