Two local teams remain in the NCAA Division III Volleyball rankings by the American Volleyball Coaches Association.
Claremont-Mudd-Scripps (14-4) is up one place to No. 10 while the University of La Verne (13-2) is up three spots to No. 20.
The SCIAC has a total of three teams ranked, led by No. 6 Cal Lutheran.
Here is the link to the entire poll.
The Cal State San Bernardino volleyball team split matches over the weekend, losing to Sonoma State, the team that snapped their streak of eight straight CCAA titles last year, but coming back for a win over Humboldt State.
That loss cost the Coyotes (12-3, 5-2) three places in the American Volleyball Coaches poll released Monday. Cal State dropped from No. 20 to No. 23.
The Coyotes will play three matches at home this week beginning with a Tuesday match at Coussoulis Arena against Cal State Monterey Bay.
Here is link to this week’s AVCA poll.
A pair of local football players have earned player of the week honors in the Mountain Conference.
Sophomore quarterback Steven Johnson of College of the Desert took Offensive Player of the Week honors. The Los Osos High School graduate completed 32 of 47 passes for 370 yards and five touchdowns. He also had 12 carries for 56 yards in leading the Roadrunners to the first win of the season.
On the other side of the ball it was Dougladson Subtyl of Victor Valley named Defensive Player of the Week.
The 6-foot-4 defensive end had sacks for a total of 20 yards, 5 solo tackles and 4.5 tackles for loss for a total of 22 yards in a win against Southwestern.