The Riverside City College beach volleyball squad continued action on Friday morning by facing off against Orange Empire Conference (OEC) foe Orange Coast College and non-conference competitor Glendale College. The Tigers dominated Glendale by sweeping the field, but dropped their conference contest to the Pirates, 1-4.
Sophomore Natalie Escher and freshman Vashti Elias-Romero were deemed the top team for the seventh and eighth consecutive matches and performed at a high level. They reeled in two victories in two sets. Their most dominant win came against Glendale by the final score of 21-13, 21-5. They continued on to defeat Orange Coast's top team by the final count of 21-18, 21-14.
Freshman duo Sadie Arganda and Kayla Mckinnon handled the number two position and won against Glendale by the final score of 21-10, 21-10. Freshman Jasmin Urban and sophomore Patricia Brucks mirrored Arganda and Mckinnon's outcome at the third position by the final scores of 21-10, 21-10.
Riverside (3-5, 1-1 OEC) will continue conference action on Friday, March 15 as they host the Cypress College Chargers at the Evans Sports Complex in San Bernardino, CA at 10 a.m.