Beaks Clinch NWAC Tournament Spot With Win at Mt. Hood

Team celebrates
Ally Tow, Sydnie Johnson [Photo: JustinJLamb.com]

GRESHAM, Ore. - Ally Tow recorded 17 kills and Alexis Chapman added nine kills to lead Linn-Benton Community College past host Mt. Hood 3-0 in NWAC Southern Region volleyball action Friday night. 

The win, which secured the Roadrunners' spot in the NWAC Championship Tournament, improved LBCC's record to 12-3 in the NWAC South and 26-10 overall. Mt. Hood, which claimed the final Southern Region spot into the NWAC Tournament, fell to 8-7 and 17-12.

Set scores were 25-18, 25-20 and 25-18.

Sydnie Johnson tallied 29 assists on the night leading the Roadrunners' offensive attack. Defensively, Caithlynn Carrillo had 11 digs for the Roadrunners and Emily Curtis added 10 digs. 

The NWAC Championship Tournament, November 21-24 at the Greater Tacoma Convention Center, features the top four finishers in each of the NWAC's four regions.

LBCC wraps up NWAC Southern Region play Tuesday night at Lane. 

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