Tigers walk the plank in sweep of Pirates

LUCINDA MATTHEWS | STAFF WRITER

Deborah Catanese led the Tigers volleyball team with 14 kills in a loss to the Orange Coast Pirates, 31-29, 25-19, 25-20.

Cherylain Dizon contributed with 10 kills for the Tigers. Jennifer Norton had 35 assists.

The Tigers were swept in three straight sets after key contributions from Pirates freshman Sierra Brown, who led the team with 12 kills.

Following the loss, the Tigers are 7-12 overall and 3-8 in Orange Empire Conference games.

With the win, the Pirates move to 11-5 overall and 6-5 in conference play.

RCC will play at Golden West on Nov. 15 before closing out the regular season against Saddleback at home on Nov. 20.