Rams Start with a Split

by staff Feb 21, 2020

Gavilan College – The beach volleyball team started their season with a cross over double header against Feather River College and Delta College. The Rams took on Feather River first, dropping the match 4-1, while coming back from a 2-0 deficiet to beat Delta by a score of 3-2. The freshman duo of Kiauna Oliver and Sofia Quintanilla playing in the 3's went undefeated on the day.  They were the only Gavilan pair to win both matches. Due to illness and injuries, the Rams only put on 4 pairs in both matches. The Rams will back in action on March 6th as they will take on College of Marin and host school Sierra College in another cross over match.


Feather River def. Gavilan 4-1

1. Aurora Carnes/Mere Nagase (FRC) def. Teresa Ochoa/Noel Chavarria (Gav) 21-8, 21-11

2. Kayla Joyce/Natalie Thomas (FRC) def. Margo Clonts/Mel Zanotto (Gav) 21-11, 21-17 

3. Sofia Quintanilla/Kiuana Oliver (Gav) def Colette Florentire/Dannika Day 17-21, 21-17, 15-6

4.Molia Tuia/Sohpia Silva (FRC) def. Alondra Sanchez/Hannah Denney (Gav) 21-11, 21-7

5. Mattea Wilson/Dalney Gill (FRC) win by forfeit


Gavilan def Delta 3-2

1.Teresa Ochoa/Noel Chavarria (Gav) def.  Angelique Stepanoff/Kaitlyn Morenzone (DC) 21-9, 19-21, 15-11

2. Margo Clonts/Mel Zanotto (Gav) def. Kiana Day/Aliah Cortez (DC) 21-12, 21-14

3. Sofia Quintanilla/Kiauna Oliver (Gav.) def Stephanie Fopiano/Jessica Smith (DC) 14-21, 21-13, 15-13

4. Lauren Hicks/Karina Fardmanash (DC) def. Alondra Sanchez/Maranda Nokyos (Gav) 21-11, 21-8

5. Sofia Tringolo/Angelica Mercado (DC) win by forfeit