The Knights ended a long losing streak to Mesa on Friday by outlasting the Olympians, 3-2 (25-21, 17-25, 25-23, 24-26, 15-13). SDCC improved to 8-5 overall and 5-2 in the Pacific Coast Athletic Conference. They currently tied for second place in the conference.
For the third straight home match, the Knights forced a fifth set after falling behind, but Friday's match did not end in victory like the previous two matches did as MiraCosta held on for the 3-2 (25-19, 25-23, 22-25, 13-25, 18-16) win.
The latest California Community College Women's Volleyball Coaches Association rankings were released on Monday and the Knights currently sit at No. 23. It's the first time this season that the Knights have cracked the top 25.
The Knights found themselves on the brink of a loss for the second straight Friday, but once again, they rallied back after being down, 1-2, to defeat Southwestern (0-9, 0-4 PCAC) in five sets (25-11, 24-26, 22-25, 26-24, 15-6).
The Knights made it to the final of the San Diego City College Women's Volleyball Tournament where they lost to Pima College, a highly ranked team from Arizona. Thirteen teams from California and Arizona participated in the 10th annual tournament.
The San Diego City women’s volleyball team fell behind, 2-0, to Mt. San Jacinto, but made a thrilling comeback and handed the Eagles their first loss to a California team. Sets scores were 21-25, 15-25, 25-21, 26-24 and 15-9.
Sophomore outside hitter Karlee Troeh recorded a season-high 29 kills in the Knights' 3-1 (25-23, 26-28, 25-21, 25-14) victory at Imperial Valley on Wednesday afternoon. The win was the Knights' seventh straight over IVC and it improved the Knights' record to 3-2 overall and 1-0 in the Pacific Coast Athletic Conference.
This past week, San Diego City College men’s and women's volleyball coach Kevin Pratte became an official member of the San Diego Downtown Rotary Club. The Rotary meets once a week to discuss how to make a difference in the San Diego community and actively volunteer in the community to help make San Diego one of the finest cities to live in.
The San Diego City College men’s and women’s volleyball teams participated as volunteers at the U.S. Sand Sculpting Challenge, held on the "B" street pier in downtown San Diego from August 28 to September 1.
The San Diego City College women's volleyball team swept Rio Hondo in three straight sets (25-11, 25-17, and 25-12) on Friday for their second win in as many matches.