Simpson advances to Cal Pac Championship for the first time ever

Simpson University Sports News

11.11.2010

ATHERTON, Calif. – Simpson University's volleyball team defeated the Menlo College Oaks in the California Pacific semifinals in dramatic fashion on Thursday, Nov. 11 in Atherton, Calif. After losing the first two sets of the game and being one set away from total elimination, the Lady Red Hawks mounted a huge comeback and won the final three sets to clinch the semifinal victory. Menlo won the first two sets 25-23 and 25-18. Simpson won the final three sets 25-20, 25-20, and 18-16. This win sends Simpson to the Cal Pac volleyball championships for the first time in school history.

The Lady Red Hawks will face the regular season Cal Pac conference champions Holy Names University in the finals on Saturday, Nov. 13 in Oakland, Calif. The game is set to start at 7 p.m.

 

Contact: Derrick Pringle, Jr.
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