Western Oregon ousts Raiders
MONMOUTH -- Western Oregon made it a season sweep of Southern Oregonand earned a berth in the Cascade Conference championship volleyball matchon Saturday with a 15-1, 15-8, 15-4 victory over the Raiders.
Western Baptist (31-8) then beat the Wolves (28-8) in the title match15-10, 6-15, 15-10, 13-15, 15-10.
Against Southern Oregon, Western Oregon jumped out to a 9-0 lead in theopening game and a 6-0 advantage in the second game.
Shelly West had 18 kills and Kim Chesnut 11 to pace the Wolves.
Southern Oregon was without two of its key players. Misti-Kae Filleywas sidelined with back spasms while Short was suffering from an illness.
Cecily Davis and Monica Fisher led SOU with seven kills each, while ErinLytle contributed 24 assists.