(Yuma, AZ) The Pima Community College volleyball team (2-3) competed in the first day of the Arizona Western College Tournament on Thursday in Yuma.
The No. 13 ranked Aztecs (Division II) earned a straight-set victory over the College of Southern Nevada (Division I) 25-15, 25-16, 25-23.
The Aztecs rallied late in the third set to close out the Coyotes. Pima trailed 21-17 and called timeout. They scored three straight points capped off by sophomore Jessica Bright-Schade’s (Safford HS) ace to cut the deficit to 21-20. Down 23-21, the Aztecs scored four straight points to complete the sweep.
Sophomore Kaylee Moseley (Marana HS) finished the match with six kills and two blocks while fellow sophomore Andrea Vigil-German (Ironwood Ridge HS) posted five kills and seven digs. Sophomore Karla Soto (Nogales HS) had 16 assists and three aces. Sophomore Isabella Jacome finished with 12 assists and two aces.
The Aztecs will play an early match against Lee College on Friday at 9:00 a.m. to close out play in the AWC Tournament.
Press Release courtesy of Pima Athletics – Raymond Suarez