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The Saint Mary's beach volleyball team swept Feather River College in their third home game of the season at Moraga Commons.
The Saint Mary's beach volleyball team swept Feather River College in their third home game of the...
BVB | Saint Mary's Sweeps Feather River College
Release: Friday 03/30/2017 
by SMC Athletics
MORAGA, Calif. — The Saint Mary’s beach volleyball team closed out its third home match of the season with a sweep of Feather River College on Thursday.

The #17/RV Gaels moved to 11-3 on the season after the win and handed Feather River College (5-2) its second loss of the season. This is Saint Mary’s fifth win in a row and third sweep in five games.

Every Saint Mary’s pair swept their matches. Some duos were able to hold their opponents to single digits but the Gael’s No. 5 pair of Madi Wilkerson and Sienna Young held Taylor Byrom and Summer Williams below 10 points in both sets.

On Monday, Saint Mary’s was ranked #17 in the nation by DiG Magazine. This is the highest ranking the Gaels have achieved this season after finishing last season ranked #17 by DiG Magazine as well.

The Gaels will next head south to Santa Cruz on Saturday for the first double-header of the weekend against San Francisco and #1/1 Southern California

#17/RV Saint Mary's 5, Feather River College 0
Moraga Commons
Moraga, Calif.
March 30, 2017

1. Lindsey Knudsen/Payton Rund (SMC) def. Morgan Hughes/Jess Martinez, 21-13, 21-9
2. Emily Bible/Sarah Chase (SMC) def. Austin Kim/Alana Watt, 21-7, 21-16
3. Mary Hernandez/Alexis Salmons (SMC) def. Precious Helekahi/Summer Vercruyssen, 21-10, 21-10
4. Lindsey Calvin/Alexsa Parker (SMC) def. Cyan Blackdeer/Kriston Hilkey, 21-11, 21-16
5. Madi Wilkerson/Sienna Young (SMC) def. Taylor Byrom/Summer Williams, 21-6, 21-9
Exh. Dominique Dodd/Alex O'Sullivan (SMC) def. Taylor Byrom/Kyla Kincaid, 21-15, 21-9


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