September 4, 2012

Slugs defeat William Jessup University

UC Santa Cruz Women's Volleyball defeated William Jessup University.  The Slugs won in four sets with the following scores: 25-19, 25-19, 22-25, 25-15.

Senior Outside Hitter Katherine Grow led the team with 15 kills (0.244 pct).  Senior Setter Melissa Stoll contributed 35 assists on the match.

The Banana Slugs showed their dominance early in the match with strong serving and defense.  After hitting a rough patch in the fourth set, the team managed to bounce back to a strong victory over their opponents.  Once the Slugs hit their stride, their offensive power matched with strong blocking at the net proved to be too much for their opponnents.

This win brings their overall record to 3-2 (2-2 D-III).

The Slugs head to Southern California this weekend to compete in the Cal Lutheran Volleyball Tournament.