Music: http://www.bensound.com Update: The Riverside City College team was swept by LA Pierce, 3-0, Nov. 24 in the first round of the Southern California Regionals.
The Tigers volleyball team defeated Fullerton, 3-1, Oct. 30 ending its six match losing streak versus the Hornets and winning its fourth match in a row.
The Riverside City College Volleyball team had not beaten Golden West College in over three seasons and prior to that the last dry spell lasted approximately 20 years. The losing streak ended Oct. 28 as the Tigers defeated Golden West, 3-1.
The No. 8 ranked Cypress College defeated the Riverside City College Volleyball team, 3-2, Oct. 16. The Tigers fell short of capturing its second win in five games.
The Riverside City College Volleyball team suffered its second straight loss falling, 3-1, while visiting Fullerton on Oct. 7.
Freshman outside hitter Lauren Wells started her Riverside City College volleyball career on an incredibly high note.
Wells is leading her team in kills this season with 92 as of Oct.6 and is one of the top performers in digs with 68.
Aside from her well-rounded athleticism, what makes Wells such a vital asset to this team is her sweet demeanor and caring nature.
The Riverside City College volleyball team fell to host Golden West College suffering its second loss this season, 3-0, on Oct. 2. Ending its three game winning streak, the defeat was the the worst for RCC all season as it was the first time this season the Tigers were not able to win a single set in the game.
Despite normally being offensively sound, RCC struggled against the Rustlers. By beating RCC 25-11 in the opening set and 25-13 in the final set, Golden West held the Tigers to its two lowest point totals in a set this season.
The Riverside City College Volleyball team collected its seventh overall win Sept. 29 against San Bernardino Valley College. The victory was the third consecutive win for the Tigers.
Both teams maintained close pace with one another. Despite several lead changes both teams were able to get back into close range whenever the other team pulled too far ahead.
Riverside City College defeated Cerritos College for its sixth volleyball game of this season Sept. 23 at home in the Arthur N. Wheelock Gym.
The Tigers started the first set by jumping out to a quick seven to three lead before Cerritos came to tie the set at eight a piece. RCC would go on to take the lead 14-8 and would seal the game at 25-16.
Containing Cerritos was a little more difficult in the second set, as there were 10 ties and five lead changes. 13-12 was the closest this game was before RCC was able to capture the victory 25-18.
The Riverside City College Volleyball team has won five of its last six games, losing only the first game outside of tournament play, 3-1, against defending CCCAA champions, College of the Canyons, Sept. 16 in the Arthur N. Wheelock Gym.