The Long Beach City College Vikings fell to the East Los Angeles College Huskies 3-1 on Wednesday evening. The Vikings opened the game strong with a first set win 25-16, but slowly tailored off by losing the finals sets 23-25, 22-25, and 18-25.
Outside hitters Caleyse Saunders and Danika Iosua both led the Vikings with 15 kills each against the Huskies. Setters Arianna Ortiz and Shatazi Siaosi were both catalysts behind the ball to the Vikings with totaling 17 assists between the two of them and opposite Kaitlin Noel was a defensive threat as she tallied five blocks for the Vikings.
The volleyball team will be back in action on Friday, Sept. 23 against Pasadena City College in their second conference match up at 6 p.m. in the Building Q Gym. You can purchase your tickets ahead of game time at LBCCVikings.com/Tickets.