Close Win

by Staff Sep 13, 2017
Final 1 2 3 4 5 T
Gavilan (6-1) 26 25 28 -- -- 3
Monterey Peninsula  (7-2) 24 22 26 --- -- 0
 
Game Leaders
Gavilan
Kills: Viray 11 
Assists: Arroyo 20
Digs: Viray 19

Blocks: Finley 5

Aces: Finley/Gilroy 3
Team Stats
Gavilan
Hitting %: .051
Assists: 32
Digs: 67
Blocks: 7
Aces:6
Full Stats

The Gavilan College Volleyball team overcame a rough night offensively to come away with a close 3 set victory over Monterey Peninsula College winning the match 26-24, 25-22, 28-26. It was their 7 out of 19 straight road games for the Rams, and the first visit to Monterey in six years.

Offensively, the Rams were led by Kaitlyn Viray who had 11 kills followed by Haley Leifheit with 8.  Christa Arroyo assisted with 20 of Gavilan’s 33 kills, with Greyson Gilroy handing out 11 of her own. Viray also led the way on the defensive side with 19 digs, not far behind were Mikeila Banda who had 17 digs and Katia Dizon with 12. Camille Finley and Greyson each recorded 3 aces from behind the service line.

With the victory, Gavilan currently ranked 17th in the state and 9th in NorCal, improves their record to 6-1. They will continue their traveling road show to the 6-3 West Valley College Vikings next Wednesday night up in Saratoga. First serve is scheduled for 6:30 p.m. Go Rams!!