Saturday, October 8, 2005
Final: Sunbirds sweep Point Loma Nazarene 30-18, 30-22, 30-25
San Diego - The Sunbirds wrapped up the week with their third road win, thanks to 11 kills and four blocks from senior middle blocker Lorena Zuleta.
FPU swept host Point Loma Nazarene 30-18, 30-22, 30-25 in a Golden State Athletic Conference match that lasted only 73 minutes.
"Lorena did a real nice job today," said FPU head coach Dennis Janzen. "She has had a great week."
The Sunbirds, ranked No1 in the NAIA, improve to 19-0 overall and 9-0 in GSAC play with the win. They begin a four-match home stand on Tuesday when they host No. 22 Biola. The first ball will be served at 7:00 p.m.
Live Audio webcast from San Diego
Robert Langpaap has the call beginning at 3:00 p.m.
This match will be broadcast by KXEX Sporting News Radio AM 1550. Robert Langpaap has the call.
Fresno Pacific: 19-0, 9-0 GSAC (NAIA #1)
Point Loma Nazarene: 12-8, 4-6 GSAC
Fresno Pacific University offers undergraduate and graduate programs that stress solid academic preparation and a strong ethical foundation. Each year more than 2,000 traditional and adult students attend classes on the 42-acre main campus in southeast Fresno or centers in Visalia and Bakersfield. The university also reaches 12,000 students across the nation and around the world through professional development studies programs. The only four-year Christian university in the Central Valley, FPU is accredited by the Western Association of Schools and Colleges and ranked in the top quarter among Western universities master's category by U.S. News & World Report.