ALBANY — Linn-Benton Community College defeated Umpqua in straight sets on Wednesday night in a Northwest Athletic Conference South Region volleyball match.

Scores were 25-17, 25-10, 25-20.

Sydnie Johnson, a former South Umpqua High standout, finished with 35 assists and eight digs and Sutherlin graduate Caity Carrillo made 16 digs for the Roadrunners (23-9, 9-2 South). Taylor Tedrow and Ally Tow each had nine kills and Tow added 17 digs.

Kaitlen Haas had seven kills and seven digs for the Riverhawks (17-14, 3-7). Lamardia Utupo and Johanna Pope each contributed four kills, Shayla Limatoc made 13 digs, McKenna Wilson chipped in 10 digs, Katelyn Crawford had 11 assists and Megan Davis added nine assists. UCC returns to conference play on Saturday, traveling to Gresham to face Mt. Hood.

Tom Eggers can be reached at or 541-957-4220.

React to this story:


Sports Editor

Tom Eggers is the sports editor for The News-Review. He can be reached at or 541-957-4220.

(0) comments

Welcome to the discussion.

Keep it Clean. Please avoid obscene, vulgar, lewd, racist or sexually-oriented language.
Don't Threaten. Threats of harming another person will not be tolerated.
Be Truthful. Don't knowingly lie about anyone or anything.
Be Nice. No racism, sexism or any sort of -ism that is degrading to another person.
Be Proactive. Use the 'Report' link on each comment to let us know of abusive posts.
Share with Us. We'd love to hear eyewitness accounts, the history behind an article.