Simpson defeats William Jessup in first round of the Cal Pac playoffs

Simpson University Sports News


ROCKLIN, Calif. – For the second straight year, Simpson University volleyball team defeated the William Jessup Warriors in the California Pacific quarterfinals on Tuesday, Nov. 9. The No. 5 Red Hawks used a balance attack to defeat the No. 2 Lady Warriors 26-24, 21-25, 25-21 and 25-13. With this victory, the Lady Red Hawks advance to the Cal Pac semi-finals.

Simpson junior Chanel Coleman recorded a game-high 15 kills. She also had five blocks. Senior Kelly Brown had 11 kills and 11 digs. Junior Cashel White had a standout performance with 22 digs. Senior Micala Drews had 19 digs. Senior Jackie Nixon contributed 14 digs and three blocks. Junior Jenny Hopkins had 20 assists; and freshman Kelly Tycksen added another 21 assists.

Senior Geanna Foster and sophomore Hannah Baldwin each had 12 kills to lead William Jessup. Senior Morgan Saunders had 41assists.


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