Ventura College Athletics

Pirates Dealt First Defeat at Mt. SAC

VC freshman Danielle Garcia had nine assists in the Pirates' loss at Mt. SAC Wednesday.
VC freshman Danielle Garcia had nine assists in the Pirates' loss at Mt. SAC Wednesday.

The Pirate volleyball team traveled to Walnut Wednesday evening to take on Mt. San Antonio College and were dealt their first loss of the season by the Mounties in straight sets, 25-16, 25-15, 25-23. Taylor Benitez-Fanslow had seven kills to lead the Pirates in defeat, and Braxton Jessie has six. Bryanna Lovingood and Janessa Simental each recorded four kills.

Daisy Martinez handed out 10 assists while Danielle Garcia had nine for VC (4-1).

The Pirates will next host Golden West College on Friday Sept. 8 at 2:00 pm at the Athletic Event Center.