The FLC women’s volleyball team took a huge step toward hosting a postseason playoff game with an exciting 4-set victory over Big 8 co-leader American River on Wednesday night at Falcon Gym, winning 25-14, 25-22, 23-25, 26-24.
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.
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.
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.
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.