Irvine Valley def. Orange Coast

IRVINE — Sophomore outside hitter Karlee Riggs recorded a match-high 37 kills for the Pirates, but the Lasers dealt OCC its first loss, 19-25, 25-23, 24-26, 25-17, 15-13, in Orange Empire Conference action Friday night.

Sophomore setter Allison Lumsden amassed 51 assists for the Pirates (16-1, 10-1 in conference), ranked No. 2 in the state.

Sophomore outside hitter Allison Cook led No. 14-ranked Irvine Valley (11-5, 5-5) with a career-high 26 kills.

OCC plays host to Santa Ana Wednesday at 7 p.m.


UC Davis def. UC Irvine

DAVIS — Marisa Bubica had 16 kills and hit .344 to lead the visiting Anteaters in the Big West Conference match Friday.

Kristin Wilder had 24 digs and Aly Squires add3ed 13 kills for UCI (10-16, 5-7 in conference).

Davis is now 13-12, 7-5.



Vanguard 103, West Coast Baptist 63

COSTA MESA — Senior Ennis Whatley Jr. had 20 points, seven rebounds and five assist to pace the host Lions in the nonconference game Friday.

Whatley made 10 of 14 field-goal tries to help VU (2-0) shoot 59.2% from the field.

Chris Gorman (17 points) made three of four three-point attempts and Preston Wynne added 15 points for the winners, who forced 30 turnovers and posted a 43-27 rebounding advantage.

Vanguard visits UC Irvine for an exhibition game Saturday at 7 p.m.