Bear Cubs win all three sets to earn second conference win


Tom Rivas

The Santa Rosa Junior College volleyball team continues it’s early success by winning it’s second conference game in a row, 3-0, over Diablo Valley College on Sept. 22 in Santa Rosa.

Anthony Rea , Staff Writer

The Santa Rosa Junior College Bear Cubs dominance in the third set sealed the win over Diablo Valley College on Sept. 22 at Haehl Pavilion.

The Bear Cubs [2-1 conference, 9-4 overall] started the game without captain and starting libero Emily O’Brien but didn’t let it slow them down and jumped out to a 2-0 lead.

Freshman defensive specialist Payton Jones, said it was important for the Bear Cubs to be unified as a team in order to overcome O’Brien’s absence.

SRJC was firing on all cylinders in the third set and defeated Diablo Valley 25-11.

“It feels nice to win in three,” said SRJC head coach Kaitlin Ferguson.

The Bear Cubs move on to face Cosumnes River College at 6:30 p.m. on Sept. 27 in Haehl Pavilion.