Slug Volleyball Finishes 2-1 For The Week
On Friday, the Slugs traveled to San Rafael to play against NAIA Dominican University. It was a back and forth match with the Slugs losing a close first game 27-30, dominating in the second game 30-19, losing another close game 28-30 and playing a near-perfect game 4 (30-17) and then losing a heartbreaking fifth game 8-15. Senior Outside Hitter, Gilly McGraw, led with a season-high 17 kills for the match, the only player to post a double-double with kills and 10 digs.
On Saturday, UCSC was back at home to compete against Mills College. With a packed house full of fans including some boisterous student-athletes, the Slugs defeated Mills in 3 (30-18, 30-13, 30-26). Leading for the Slugs was Sophomore Opposite, Roxy White who had 6 kills and 2 blocks hitting .545 for the match.
The UCSC Women's Volleyball team is now 9-12 for the season (2-0 at home) and faces NCAA Division II CSU Monterey Bay at home on Tuesday, October 2nd and Holy Names University at home on Friday, October 5th and travels to Mills College on Saturday, October 6th.