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Troy Johnston hit a two-run single with two outs in the ninth and Alek Jacob completed a sterling eight-inning relief effort by retiring Pepperdine in the bottom of the inning to give Gonzaga (9-11, 3-3 WCC) a 3-2 win over the Waves (12-8, 4-2) on Sunday in Malibu, California.
Troy Johnston hit a two-run single with two outs in the ninth and Alek Jacob completed a sterling eight-inning relief effort by retiring Pepperdine in the bottom of the inning to give Gonzaga (9-11, 3-3 WCC) a 3-2 win over the Waves (12-8, 4-2) on Sunday in Malibu, California.
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Area roundup: Gonzaga volleyball edged by Montana State

UPDATED: Sat., Aug. 26, 2017, 9:42 p.m.

Kaylie Loewen had a career-high 20 kills and Jenna Kuehn added 29 assists, but Gonzaga (0-3) was edged by Montana State (1-2) in a five-set decision (21-25, 25-17, 25-19, 24-26, 15-9) in the Montana State Bobcat Classic in Bozeman on Saturday. The Zags rallied for the final two points in the fourth game, both on kills by Loewen, to force the deciding fifth game.
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Washington State volleyball building off 2016 success

UPDATED: Thu., Aug. 24, 2017, 8:43 p.m.

Success didn’t come overnight for the Washington State University volleyball program. It’s been a slow, steady build under coach Jen Greeny that resulted in 2016’s breakout season. The goal this season is to show staying power in the nation’s toughest conference, and early indications are encouraging.