Lane sweeps Umpqua in NWAC volleyball

10/01/2017 15:30

Evelyn Montoya and Kelsey Lane were strong on the attack to lead Lane Community College to a 25-17, 25-23, 25-20 victory over visiting Umpqua in a NWAC match Saturday.

Montoya had nine kills and Lane eight as both spiked at a .333 clip as the Titans improved to 3-3 in the South Region standings and 14-8 overall. The Titans overcame slow starts in the first and third sets and outlasted Umpqua (8-15, 1-5) in the second.

Kayla Akiona played strong defensively for Lane with 25 digs and added two service aces. Stacia Panther had six kills and 15 digs, and setter Morgan Newton had four kills, 18 assists and eight digs.