GRANTS PASS – The Rogue Community College Ospreys Volleyball team was hosting Linn-Benton Community College Tuesday May 25th for the semi-final match in the NWAC South Region Championships. The Ospreys came out swinging and dominated with blocks at the net to go up big early and fight for the sweep winning 3-0 (25-13, 25-11, 25-22).
The Ospreys (10-3) came out with energy against Linn-Benton (10-5) and an aggressive attack hitting balls from all angles while the front line held down the net with consistent blocking all night long. They would pull ahead in the first two sets, leading by double digits, winning the first 25-13 and the second 25-11.
The third set was different as Linn-Benton found their stride taking a five point lead early. The Ospreys would pull it back to a tie at 13-13 where the teams would go back and forth until the Ospreys took a two point advantage 21-19. They would hold the lead to a 25-22 win and sweep the semi-final match 3-0.
The Ospreys will head to Lane Community College (16-0) Thursday May 27th at 6pm to play for the South Region Championship.