Cal Poly volleyball swept UC Davis 25-17, 25-19, 25-18 on Saturday, Oct. 9 inside The Pavilion.
This victory is the third straight sweep for the Mustangs (7-10, 5-1 Big West), while the Aggies (5-12, 1-5 Big West) continued their struggles in conference play.
In the first set, Cal Poly got out to an early 6-3 lead and continued their success later on when they went up 10-5. UC Davis made it interesting, closing the gap to just 12-9, but the Mustangs pulled away and eventually won the set 25-17.
The defense of Cal Poly carried them in the second set, as they held the Aggies to a hitting percentage of -0.26 hitting percentage. Despite this defensive showing, the Mustangs held a tight 19-18 lead late in the set. However, a 6-1 run gave them the set victory at 25-19.
The final set was a close one to start, as Cal Poly held a 10-8 lead. However, runs of 6-2 and 5-1 in favor of the Mustangs carried them to the 25-18 set victory and the sweep.
The Mustangs will look to continue their win streak against CSU Bakersfield on Tuesday, Oct. 12 at 5 p.m. inside Mott Athletics Center.