The St. Bernard’s girls continued to build momentum in volleyball with a strong showing against some Big 5 teams over the weekend, as they went 2-2 at the Brookings tournament.
The Little 4 leaders, who moved two wins clear in the league standings with a key victory at Hoopa on Thursday, got the better of McKinleyville and Rogue River in tournament play, while dropping two games to Arcata.
Maddy Shanahan had a good tournament and led the Crusaders with six kills a game, as did Kodi Meyer, who averaged 12 assists.
In college volleyball, meanwhile, College of the Redwoods also traveled to Oregon to play Umpqua on Monday, falling 25-18, 25-19, 25-19.
Ella Day had a team-high seven kills in the loss, while Perla Ceballos had 22 digs.
“Our defense kept us in the game,” head coach Petra Lorenzi said. “They did a good job digging, defending and on service receive, something we’ve been working on.”
The Corsairs open conference play at Butte on Friday.