Buccaneers capture 14th consecutive victory

WHARTON, Texas – The second-ranked Blinn College volleyball team defeated Wharton County Junior College 25-21, 25-15, 25-13 here Tuesday night for their 14th consecutive victory.

With the win, the Buccaneers improved to 29-1 on the season and 7-0 in the Region XIV Conference South Zone.

Rebecca Reeve led the Buccaneers with 19 kills while Abolanle Onipede posted 10 and Haley Howard added seven. The Buccaneers hit .356 as a team, including a .533 from Reeve and a .600 from Howard.

Jordyn Keamo dished out 37 assists while Alyssa LaMont paced the defense with 14 digs, followed by 13 from Reeves. Onipede posted a team-high six digs.

The Buccaneers return to action Friday when they host Laredo Community College at 6 p.m. at 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.