Bellevue College defeated Shoreline 3-1 last night at Courter Family Athletic Pavilion in one of their sharpest performances of the season. The Bulldogs were extremely efficient with a .320 kill percentage, including a .542 mark in the final set hammering down 15 kills while committing only 2 errors in the decisive 25-23 fourth set.
Freshman Zaiah Luna-Calvin had one of her best outings of the year with 17 kills and 11 digs. She committed only 3 errors for a hit percentage of .500 and had 3 service aces as well. Savannah Sleasman was sharp as well with 12 kills and 8 digs. Setting up Calvin and Sleasman were Kyla Bonsen (21 assists) and Dyamonde Schirmer (17).
In the final set, Schirmer had two consecutive service aces which were pivotal to swing the momentum as BC tied it up at 21-21. A kill by Yaneli Garcia followed by two points by Sleasman put it away for Bellevue.
The Bulldogs are 6-1 (22-8 overall) and stay in second place, one game behind Whatcom. The ‘dogs have Friday off before a big battle with rival Edmonds at home next Wednesday October 23 at 7:00 p.m.
Last Updated October 17, 2019