Buccaneers sweep Coastal Bend to improve to 2-0 in conference play

BEEVILLE, Texas – The top-ranked Blinn College volleyball team improved to 2-0 in the Region XIV Conference South Zone with a 25-6, 25-12, 25-16 victory over Coastal Bend College.

The Buccaneers used their entire roster in the victory as Abolanle Onipede posted a team-high seven kills and four blocks. Trinity Alualu added five kills and Rebecca Proske led the defense with four digs. Jordyn Keamo paced the offense with 16 assists.

"We worked on making sure we played a low-error game," coach Erin Mellinger said. "It was a good team effort."

With the victory, the Buccaneers improved to 17-1 overall. They host Temple College at 6 p.m. Friday in the Blinn P.E. Building.


About Blinn College

Founded in 1883, Blinn is a comprehensive community college committed to educational excellence and to individual and community enhancement. With an enrollment of 19,317 students, Blinn ranks among the nation's leaders in transferring students to leading four-year universities and has received national recognition for its affordable educational excellence.

As part of its commitment to student success, Blinn is implementing a Quality Enhancement Plan titled "Destination Success: First-Year Focus," which utilizes learning communities to support first-year college students.

For enrollment information and to learn about financial aid opportunities, visit: www.blinn.edu.