Submitted by timslack on Fri, 09/13/2019 - 12:36am
North Las Vegas, NV---The three returning Sophomores led the Arizona Western College Lady Matadors in a straight set sweep of the host College of Southern Nevada Coyotes Thursday night.
Sophomores Melissa Garciglia Banuelos, Jovana Papaz, and Lauolive Tonga combined for 30 of the 32 kills for the Matadors in set wins of 25-16, 25-15, and 25-13.
Garciglia Banuelos led the way for the second consecutive match with 14 kills while Papaz and Tonga did not commit an error with 9 and 8 kills respectively.
The win continues the Mats five match win streak and puts them above .500 for the first time this season.
They continue the three day tournament in Nevada with an early match against Salt Lake Community College at 9:00am before playing Parkland at 3:00pm
Arizona Western College is one of the top community colleges in Arizona. The college boasts partnerships with all three state universities that include face-to-face classes in Yuma.