Lane Tops Roadrunners in NWAC South Opener

Ally Tow
Ally Tow [Photo:]

ALBANY, Ore. — The visiting Lane Titans outlasted Linn-Benton Community College to win the NWAC Southern Region volleyball opener for both teams 3-2.

The Roadrunners won the first set 25-20, but Lane rallied to take sets two and three 25-19 and 25-21, respectively. LBCC regrouped and hung on to win set four 25-21.

In the final set, the Roadrunners battled back to tie the score at 13-13 before Lane closed out the match 15-13.

Ally Tow led the Roadrunners offense with 23 kills, and she also contributed 17 digs. Sydnie Johnson collected 26 assists for the Roadrunners. 

The loss dropped LBCC's record to 11-7 overall and 0-1 in NWAC Southern Region play. Lane improved to 5-8 overall and 1-0 in the NWAC South. 

The Roadrunners next host the NWAC Volleyball Crossover Tournament Friday and Saturday. Friday's matches begin at 12:00 noon and play begins Saturday at 9:00 a.m.

NOTE: There will be no live stream video or live stats of matches during the tournament. Please check the volleyball site for results, which will be posted as soon as possible after each match.

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