WOMEN'S VOLLEYBALL

Orange Coast def. Saddleback

Sierra Brown notched 20 kills and eight digs to help lead the host Pirates to a 25-17, 25-21, 25-14 Orange Empire Conference-opening win Friday.

Carina Perez had a match-high 22 digs and Megan Ritchie dished out 27 assistsf for the Pirates (6-0, 1-0 in conference), ranked No. 8 in the most recent state polls.

The Gauchos are 4-4, 0-1.

OCC returns to action Wednesday at Fullerton College (6 p.m.) before returning to the Peterson Gym on Friday night against rival Golden West (6 p.m.).

MEN'S SOCCER

UC Davis 2, UC Irvine 0

The host Aggies upset the No. 25-ranked Anteaters in the Big West Conference opener for both teams Friday.

UC Davis (5-4-1, 1-0-0 in conference) scored a goal in each half and outshot UCI, 10-8. Goalie Michael Breslin made five saves for the Anteaters (5-3-2, 0-1-0).

WOMEN'S SOCCER

UC Santa Barbara 1, UC Irvine 0

The visiting Anteaters outshot the Gauchos, 13-7, but fell in their Big West Conference opener Friday.

USCB (7-4-1, 1-0-0 in conference) scored in the 43rd minute. Goalie Corey Tobin made three saves for UCI (5-5-0, 0-1-0).

MEN'S CROSS COUNTRY

NCAA Inter-Regional Jamboree

SACRAMENTO — Junior Alex Tebbe led UC Irvine Friday.