ROHNERT PARK, Calif. - The 12th-ranked UC San Diego volleyball team was upset, 3-1, by Sonoma State Saturday in California Collegiate Athletic Association (CCAA) play at the Wolves' Den.
Scores were 25-13, 25-23, 19-25 and 25-18 in favor of the Seawovles. The Tritons, who have lost two of their last three matches, dropped to 10-2 overall and 6-2 in the league. SSU upped its season totals to 11-3 overall and 8-1 in the CCAA.
UCSD hit just .162 on the night, its second-lowest attack percentage of the season. The Tritons had 44 kills and 21 errors in 142 swings. The Seawolves countered at .275 with 59 kills and 17 errors in 153 attacks as three players hit north of .300. Sonoma held a 10-dig advantage over UC San Diego at 75 to 65, while the Tritons held a slight 9.5 to 9 edge in blocks.
UCSD opened up the match with a -.031 hitting percentage, its lowest of the night.
Outside hitter Katie Condon picked up her fourth double-double of the season with 11 kills and 12 digs. Outside Hillary Williamson totaled 15 kills, nine digs and four blocks. Outside/setter Roxanne Brunsting and libero Janessa Werhane each had a match-high 18 digs and freshman middle Lauren Demos finished with seven kills and five blocks for the Tritons.
SSU's Allyson Sather led all players with 20 kills. Keala Peterson notched a double-double with 12 kills and 14 digs.
The Tritons host No. 3 Cal State San Bernardino on Wednesday, Oct. 5 at 7 p.m. The Coyotes are 13-0 overall and 8-0 in the CCAA and swept Sonoma State on Friday.
UCSD students are admitted free to all home matches with a valid ID.
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