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Vikings Sweep Cerritos 3-0 in Conference Play

Freshman Tylie Johnson led the team with 12 kills against Cerritos.
Freshman Tylie Johnson led the team with 12 kills against Cerritos.

The Long Beach City College women's volleyball team swept the Cerritos College 3-0 in their seventh South Coast Conference game on sophomore night in the Building Q Gym on Wednesday evening. With the conference win, the Vikings advance to 19-3 overall and 6-1 in conference action.

In the first set, the Vikings were first on the board with a side-out point. Then sophomore middle blocker Elsa Woods came in with the kill to pump up the Vikings' offense. Sophomore Jessica Blakeman was next up with a kill and the assist from freshman setter Levila Iosua. The Vikings finished the set with a 25-11 win.

Woods put up the first point in the second set, followed by a kill from sophomore opposite Sierra Davis. The Vikings were down 4-2, but then Woods smashed back-to-back service aces to tie the Falcons and ultimately take the second set 25-22.

The Vikings flew through the third set with ease with Blakeman behind five kills. The final point to take the set 25-14 and the 3-0 win was scored by freshman middle blocker Abigail Hargrove, who finished the game with a hitting percentage of .462 and held four total blocks.

The Vikings will play again on Friday, Nov. 9 against Imperial Valley at 4 p.m. in the Building Q Gym.