Volleyball Team Falls in Opener to Southwestern

The MSJC women's volleyball team opened the season on Wednesday night with a loss to visiting Southwestern College.jtvssouthwesternvball.jpg

The Lady Eagles got off to a slow start falling behind 15-4 in the first set, before rallying to close the score to 21-15.  Southwestern answered the charge though to take the first set 25-15.  The Jaguars won the second set by the same score 25-15 and then held off the Lady Eagles in the third set 25-18 for the 3-0 match victory.

Julianne Tuiolosega led the MSJC attack with 8 kills in the match and she also collected 11 digs.  Defensive specialist Lilly Fracisco had a team high 14 digs for the Lady Eagles.

The Lady Eagles who are now 0-1 on the season return to action next Wednesday September 5th when they host Cerritos College.  The match on the 5th begins at 5 pm.



Mt. San Jacinto College's Julianne Tuiolosega spikes over net at San Jacinto Wednesday night, Aug. 29, 2012. Eagles lost to Southwestern College 15-25, 15-25 and 18-25 2. (DeeAnn Bradley/MSJC)