Local report: Allen scores 6 as Yaks roll

October 27, 2011 by  

YAKIMA, Wash. — Katy Allen, a sophomore from Eisenhower, erupted for six goals and three assists to lead Yakima Valley Community College to a 12-1 victory over Wenatchee Valley on Wednesday.

Allen had three goals and two assists in the first half, which the fifth-ranked Yaks led 8-1. Teammate Elizabeth Figueroa finished with two goals and three assists.

Yakima Valley moved to 8-4 in the East Region and 10-5-1 for the season. The Yaks host unbeaten and top-ranked Walla Walla (12-0, 16-0-1) on Saturday at noon.

First half: 1. Katy Allen (Stephani Hagberg), 3:00. 2. YVCC, Kaylah Gonzales, 6:00. 3. WV, Mindy Howard, 12:00. 4. YVCC, Allen (Elizabeth Figueroa), 25:00. 5. YVCC, Figueroa (Allen) 28:00. 6. YVCC, Figueroa (Allen), 32:00. 7. Allen (Briana Mares), 33:00. 8. YVCC, Allen (Gonzales), 36:00. 9. YVCC, Allen (Alma Garcia), 43:00.

Second half: 10. YVCC, Suzy Jimenez (Allen), 56:00. 11. YVCC, Allen (Figueroa), 58:00. 12. YVCC, Magaly Carrillo (Figueroa), 74:00. 13. YVCC, Carrillo (Michelle Galvan), 82:00.

Saves: Hailey Mortensen (WV) 3, Chelsea Adkins (WV) 10. Amanda Freisz (YV) 4, Melissa Cervantes (YV) 4.


Blue Mountain outlasts YVCC

PENDLETON, Ore. — Fifth-ranked Blue Mountain needed all five games on its home floor to outlast Yakima Valley in a East Region clash Wednesday night.

The Yaks rallied from an 0-2 deficit but eventually fell 25-21, 25-23, 18-25, 20-25, 15-10.

Tori Farias put together 19 kills and 19 digs and Raini Weaver contributed 14 kills as No. 7 YVCC moved to 6-5 in the East and 19-9 overall. The Yaks play at Big Bend on Nov. 2.

YVCC highlights: Tori Farias 19 kills, 19 digs; Raini Weaver 14 kills; Kylie Huffman 26 assists, 14 digs; Lauren Smeback 16 assists, 11 digs; Danielle Najera 34 digs; Samantha Harris 11 digs.


Thorp sweeps Easton

THORP, Wash. — Christina Price’s triple-double of 13 kills, 10 aces and 17 digs led seventh-ranked Thorp to a 25-14, 25-17, 25-13 win over Easton in North Central 1B play Wednesday night.

The Tigers (7-2 in league) close out league play tonight against Wilson Creek.

Thorp highlights: Christina Price 13 kills, 10 aces, 17 digs; Katelyn Pendley 10 kills, 5 aces, 5 digs; Alex Houle 20 assists, 6 aces; Christina Brown 5 aces, 5 digs.

Thorp highlights from Tuesday’s 3-1 loss to Moses Lake Christian: Katelyn Pendley 10 kills, 18 digs, 6 aces; Christina Price 10 kills, 12 digs; Alex Houle 22 assists, 5 kills; Christina Brown 10 digs, 3 aces.

Filed under All, Easton-Thorp, Thorp, Volleyball, YVCC Soccer, YVCC Volleyball

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