Ventura College Athletics

Pirates Drop Conference Opener at Cuesta

Taylor Benitez-Fanslow (8) had 15 kills and 10 digs at Cuesta Wednesday night.
Taylor Benitez-Fanslow (8) had 15 kills and 10 digs at Cuesta Wednesday night.

The Pirate volleyball team got the longest conference trip out of the way in the Western State Conference opener Wednesday night. Unfortunately in was a long trip back from San Luis Obispo as VC dropped the 3-set affair, 25-22, 25-19, 25-20. Taylor Benitez-Fanslow had 15 kills while Braxton Jessie returned from injury to record 13 digs. Danielle Garcia handed out 15 assists and Daisy Martinez had 12 helpers.

The Pirates (9-8, 0-1) will next host Santa Barbara on Friday Oct. 13 at 6:00 pm at the Athletic Event Center.