LOS ANGELES, Calif. – Stephanie Sun had a season-high 16 kills and the Pomona-Pitzer Volleyball team jumped out to a 2-0 set lead.
But the Occidental Tigers rallied, beating the Sagehens in five sets.
Season Impact: The Sagehens move to 3-2 in the SCIAC, sitting alone in fourth place, and are 7-6 overall.
The Tigers improve to 2-4 in SCIAC play and 5-9 overall.
Set Scores: 22-25, 18-25, 25-23, 25-19, 15-9
Sun hit .400 in the match and added 11 digs with 2 service aces. Julia Zwaal led all players with 18 kills and five service aces and had 13 digs.
Sophie Janssen had a team-high 24 digs and season-high eight assists, following up a six assist performance against Chapman last Saturday.
Freshman Isabel Kelly totalled eight kills.
Pomona-Pitzer led 2-0 after the first two sets, hitting .300 in the second set, but went cold in the final two sets of the match.
Next Match:The Sagehens face second place La Verne in a key match-up tomorrow in Voelkel Gymnasium. The Leopards are coming off a four set win over No. 4 and defending NCAA Champion Cal Lutheran. Game time is set for 6 p.m.