The Cal Lutheran men’s volleyball team welcomed a formidable Hope International squad to Gilbert Arena on Thursday night, and fell 3-1 (18-25, 27-25, 25-22, 25-18) in a match that featured many long rallies and evenly contested sets between the two teams.
After two consecutive victories, the Cal Lutheran men’s volleyball team could not make it a third after running into No. 4 UC Santa Cruz on Saturday night and falling 3-0 (25-19, 25-19, 25-22) at the hands of the Banana Slugs inside Gilbert Arena.
For the first time in its young program history, the Cal Lutheran men’s volleyball team won its second straight match with a 3-1 (25-21, 25-17, 20-25, 25-22) victory over El Camino College on Friday night inside Gilbert Arena.
In front of a good sized crowd on Friday night, the Cal Lutheran men’s volleyball team picked up its first win of the season against Moorpark College with a 3-0 (25-23, 31-29, 25-16) sweep inside Gilbert Arena.
The Cal Lutheran men’s volleyball team rallied from two sets down to force a fifth set against Concordia-Irvine on Friday night, but fell short against the Eagles 3-2 (25-20, 28-26, 22-25, 19-25, 15-7).
The Cal Lutheran men’s volleyball team traveled down the road to take on the No. 15 ranked NCAA Division I Cal State Northridge Matadors on Thursday night and put up a valiant effort before falling 3-0 (25-22, 25-17, 25-19).
The Cal Lutheran men’s volleyball team welcomed defending national champion and No. 2 ranked SUNY New Paltz into Gilbert Arena on Friday night but received a not so welcome 3-1 (25-17, 25-17, 15-25, 25-17) defeat at the hands of the Hawks.
The early season schedule for the Cal Lutheran men’s volleyball team did not get any easier on Thursday night as the Kingsmen welcomed No. 8 Vassar (N.Y.) to Gilbert Arena and fell 3-0 (25-21, 25-21, 25-22).