Walla Walla Community College

Warriors snap skid with win over Shoreline

BELLEVUE, Wash. — Walla Walla Community College snapped a seven-match losing skid with a 3-2 victory over Shoreline at a volleyball showcase here on Wednesday.

The day started with Bellevue handing the Warriors their seventh loss in a row as the Bulldogs finished them off in four sets.

Action was tight as Bellevue took the opener, 26-24, before Walla Walla bounced back to even the match with a 25-20 victory in the second set.

Walla Walla nearly added another win in the third set but fell short in a 25-23 loss, and the Bellevue clinched the overall victory with a 25-18 decision in the finale.

The Warriors shrugged off the loss as they jumped into a back-and-forth battle against Shoreline and took their first set, 25-17.

After the Dolphins then evened things up with a 25-23 victory in the second set, Walla Walla came back to take the third, 25-17.

The Warriors had an opportunity to clinch their first match victory in a week, but Shoreline forced a final showdown with its 25-19 win in the fourth set.

Nevertheless, Walla Walla held on to take the deciding set, 15-11.

The Warriors are back in action today with two early matches at Bremerton, Wash. They faced Olympic at 10 a.m. and then Clark at noon.

Union Bulletin

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