Observer staff

The Eastern Oregon volleyball team slipped into a tie for second in the Cascade Collegiate Conference after falling to College of Idaho Thursday, 25-19, 26-24, 25-11.

The Mountaineers were led in the contest by Megan Bunn, who had 10 kills. Amanda Miller recorded eight and Madisen Garlie had six. Garlie also had three blocks. EOU, however, was hurt by a mere .153 kill percentage, while C of I swung at .272. Madison Pilon added 17 assists and Holli Mullins had 16 digs.

EOU (20-8 overall, 14-5 CCC) hosts Walla Walla Saturday.