MOUNTAINEERS SWEEP EVERGREEN STATE
OLYMPIA The Eastern Oregon University volleyball team swept Evergreen State College Saturday. The scores were 33-31, 30-20, 32-30.
"In the first and third games, we were down by three or four points each time," Eastern coach Ryan Platt said.
Platt said the girls were mentally strong coming back to win those games.
The Mountaineers improved to 1-1 in Cascade Collegiate Conference play.
Kaki McLean led the Mountaineers with 15 kills and 16 digs. Kiley Cobb had nine kills. Jenna Elliott had 18 assists and 12 digs. Mary Branch had 15 assists and three service aces. Jana Brotherton had three blocks.
"The girls are playing great," Platt said. "It's all coming together. It's nice to see."
The Mountaineers have their first home matches Friday and Saturday against Western Baptist and Concordia, respectively. Matches start at 7 p.m.