Evergreen volleyball team swept at Oregon Tech

September 19, 2009 

The Evergreen State College's volleyball team lost to Oregon Tech, 25-8, 25-19 and 25-13, in Klamath Falls, Ore.

Leading 10-8 in the first game, Oregon Tech scored 15 straight points to win the game.

Meghan De Larosa had 13 assists, and Chantal Petkus had 12 kills to lead Evergreen, which fell to 1-12 overall and 1-4 in the Cascade Conference.


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