Playing against a Delta College squad that had previously defeated the Falcons in Stockton a month ago, the Falcons upended the Mustangs in four sets, 25-22, 25-23, 18-25, 25-21 on Friday night in Falcon Gym.
Facing the number 2 ranked team in California, the Falcons used a late goal by sophomore Chase Gray (his second of the match) to earn a 2-2 tie with Fresno City College on Friday afternoon at Falcon Stadium.
The FLC women’s volleyball team made the most of their return to the home court (after two weeks away) on Wednesday night with a 3-1 victory over Sacramento City College, 25-22, 25-16, 27-25, 25-19 at Falcon Gym.
The Folsom Lake women’s soccer team arrived in Pleasant Hill on Tuesday afternoon having never tasted victory at Diablo Valley College, but the Falcons put that demon behind them with a commanding 5-0 win over the Vikings.
Friday night’s showdown with American River College was billed as a battle for a share of the Big 8 lead, and it lived up to the hype as the two teams slugged it out for five sets before American River secured the win, 23-25, 25-22, 25-21, 18-25, 15-7.
Despite allowing a gift goal in just the second minute of play, the FLC men’s soccer team rallied for three goals of their own to defeat a quality Santa Rosa team on Friday afternoon at Falcon Stadium, 3-2.
Playing against undefeated and #2 ranked Sierra College, the Falcons’ 1-0 halftime lead disappeared with two second-half Wolverine goals as Sierra retained their hold on first place with a tense 2-1 victory at Falcon Stadium.
The #2 state-ranked Falcons put their undefeated record on the line against also undefeated Delta College on Friday afternoon and came home with their first loss of the season by the slimmest of margins, 1-0.
A raucous Falcon Gymnasium crowd witnessed one of the closest and most exciting volleyball matches in FLC’ s history on Wednesday night as the Falcons outlasted Sierra College in a roller-coaster five-set match, 22-25, 25-18, 25-15, 25-27, 17-15.
In a match that turned out to be much closer than it should have been, the Falcons eventually prevailed with a 5-set victory over Modesto at Falcon Gym on Friday night, 28-26, 19-25, 25-19, 22-25, 15-12.