The girls volleyball team is in California competing against some of the best teams in the country at the Dave Mohs varsity tournament.
In their first match they fell to a solid Temecula Valley team in 3 close sets (25-22, 26-28, 12-15). The Miners were fueled by their balanced defensive efforts. Senior outside hitter Naomi Glasker has 13 digs, while Senior Libero Sana Foliaki added 12 digs.
Match number 2 also went to 3 sets, but the Miners came away with the victory (22-25, 25-17, 15-10) against tournament host Edison High School. The Miners played behind their tough serving where Sophomore Jayda Tupea served for 14 points and 3 aces. Additionally, the Miners combined for an impressive 13 blocks in the 3 set match.
In their final match of the day, the Miners defeated Sage Hill in straight sets (26-24, 25-23) behind a balanced team effort.
They finished their round of pool play with a 2-1 record giving them a #2 seed heading into day two. They play a crossover match tomorrow morning at 8:30 am PST with bracket play following that.