Vandals roll past Aggies
Sarah Conwell totaled 15 kills and 13 digs and Katie Tribley chipped in with 33 assists to send the Idaho Vandals (11-11, 7-3) to a 26-24, 25-19, 25-19 win over the visiting Utah State Aggies (12-11, 3-7) in Western Athletic Conference action Saturday.
•Shannon Lowell tallied a match-high 18 kills to power the Saint Mary’s Gaels (14-4, 6-1) to a 25-23, 25-20, 28-30, 25-14 win over the host Gonzaga Bulldogs (7-13, 3-4) in West Coast Conference play.
•Hayley Hills notched 16 kills and 13 digs to lift the Eastern Washington Eagles (14-7, 8-2) to a 25-17, 25-22, 25-18 sweep over the visiting Idaho State Bengals (9-13, 3-7).
•Katherine Fiedler had 16 kills and five blocks to lead the visiting Lewis & Clark Pioneers (12-9, 8-4) to a 25-19, 23-25, 25-19, 25-7 win over the Whitworth Pirates (9-14, 5-7) in Northwest Conference play.
•Marketa Hanzlova had 10 kills and Maddeline Dolny handed off 35 assists to lead the North Idaho Cardinals (25-4, 6-1) to a 25-16, 25-21, 25-22 sweep over the Eastern Utah Golden Eagles in Scenic West Athletic Conference play in Price, Utah.
•Community Colleges of Spokane’s Nicole Graybeal and Kasey Jurich each had a match-high 15 kills, but it wasn’t enough to prevent the Blue Mountain Timberwolves (28-5, 8-1) from posting a 25-23, 25-22, 21-25, 23-25, 15-6 win over the host Sasquatch (24-11, 8-1) in NWAACC play.
Keith Kirsch’s rebound goal in overtime lifted the Whitworth Pirates (10-2-2, 8-1-1) to a 1-0 victory over the George Fox Bruins (4-11, 1-9) in Northwest Conference play in Newberg, Ore.
•Solin Garcia had a goal and two assists and Amadeo Escobar scored in the 80th minute to lift the visiting Treasure Valley Chukars (7-3, 7-3) to a 3-2 win over the CC Spokane Sasquatch (5-8-3, 5-3-2) in NWAACC play.
Cory Druffel scored in overtime and the Whitworth Pirates (13-3, 10-2) held off the George Fox Bruins (6-9, 3-8) 1-0 in Northwest Conference action in Newberg, Ore.
•Mandy Schmedding scored in the 86th minute to help the CC Spokane Sasquatch (6-3-4, 6-2-3) earn a 1-1 tie with the visiting Treasure Valley Chukars (8-2-2, 7-2-2) in NWAACC play.
A 1-2-4 finish by Anthony Brown (25 minutes, 22 seconds), Rigoberto Jimenez (25:34) and Sean Coyle (25:53) sparked the CC Spokane Sasquatch to a 31-32 upset over NAIA 10th-seeded Lewis-Clark State at the LCSC Invitational at Hells Gate State Park in Lewiston.
The Sasquatch women finished a distant second, 20-62, to the Warriors.
The Washington State Cougars won four of six races to win the Head of the Spokane competition against the Gonzaga Bulldogs.
Revelstoke scored three first-period goals and rolled to a 4-1 win over the Spokane Braves in KIJHL.
Gavin Burt passed for 196 yards and three TDs and J.B. Lange ran for two scores to lead the Garfield-Palouse Vikings (3-2) to a 34-6 non-league win over the host Republic Tigers (0-6).