Sat., Nov 12th, 2011 [box score
]Fresno, Calif. --
The San Diego Christian College volleyball team concluded their 2011 campaign on the road at 4-time defending national champion Fresno Pacific, falling in straight games 25-17, 25-14, 25-23.
The Hawks jumped up quickly in game one, taking a 9-5 advantage before the Sunbirds started chipping away. SDCC held their final lead at 12-11 before FPU went on a 13-6 run to take game one.
FPU took control of game two from the beginning, but the Hawks refused to go quietly, battling back to cut into the Sunbird advantage. FPU was too much overall, capturing game two 25-14.
Game three saw the Hawks fight back late in the game. Trailing 18-15, the Hawks went on a 6-2 run on serves from Jessica Brazynetz and three straight kills from Lauren Howard. In the end, FPU was too much and won game three and the match.
SDCC was led by Senior Lauren Howard with nine kills in her final game as a Hawk. Chelsea Rose added eight assists and ten digs.
SDCC ends their season with a record of 7-27 and 1-17 in the GSAC.