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Irvine Valley standout women's freshman opposite Jayli Nealy earned another big honor. After being named one of the CCCVCA state players of the week, Nealy was selected as an AVCA Two-Year college player of the week.
Irvine Valley scores first in the 26th minute off a great strike by Yvonne Ventura, but Orange Coast answers in the 32nd minute to tie the score. And the two teams battle in the second half but end up in a 1-1 tie at the OC Great Park.
Irvine Valley goes on the road Tuesday to begin the 2021-22 season and defeats Cuyamaca, 68-48. The Lasers had 11 players score, led by Charlie Henderson (12 points), Luc Krystowiak (11 points) and Tyson Robins (10 points).
Irvine Valley freshman opposite Jayli Nealy was named one of two California Community College Women's Volleyball Coaches Association state players of the week for week No. 10. Nealy led IVC to two wins last week.
Irvine Valley sweeps its sixth straight Orange Empire Conference opponent, taking down Orange Coast, 25-11, 25-13, 25-15 on the road Friday. The win moves the 18th-ranked in the state Lasers into second place in the OEC standings.
Sophomore midfielder Victor Onofre scores in the 89th minute as Irvine Valley earns a 2-2 draw in an Orange Empire Conference match at Golden West on Friday. The Rustlers were the No. 5-ranked team in the state.
Irvine Valley wins its fifth match in a row and sweeps its fifth straight conference opponent, beating Riverside, 25-11, 25-9, 25-12, at home on Wednesday night. The Lasers now gear up for a big match at Orange Coast on Friday.
Irvine Valley, which was ranked No. 18 for the second straight week in the state, plays at home tonight at 6 p.m. against Riverside. The Lasers have a record of 11-3 overall and 8-2 in the Orange Empire Conference.
Irvine Valley scored first, but needed a late goal on a penalty kick and a clutch save by goalie Isaac Hernandez to come away with a 2-2 draw against Santiago Canyon in an Orange Empire Conference match on Tuesday afternoon.
Irvine Valley can't keep up with Cypress, which is the No. 7 team in the state rankings this week. The Chargers scored two goals in the first half and four in the second half. IVC plays again on Monday at No. 3 Saddleback at 3 p.m.
After falling to Santa Ana in its last match, the Lasers respond with an important, 2-1, Orange Empire Conference victory on the road at Cypress on Friday. Christopher Osuna and Ivan Lopez knock in goals for the Lasers.
Irvine Valley starts strong and finishes an easy sweep of Santiago Canyon, 25-3, 25-11, 25-19 at home Wednesday. The Lasers, ranked No. 18 in the state, improve their record to 11-3 overall and 6-2 in the Orange Empire Conference.
Irvine Valley plays one of its best matches of the season, defeating Fullerton, 25-14, 25-22, 25-11, Friday night at home. The Lasers hit a season-high .386 as a team, led by freshman opposite Jayli Nealy, who hit .750 with 13 kills.
Irvine Valley, ranked No. 16 in the state, sweeps district rival and 25th-ranked Saddleback, 25-14, 29-27, 25-11, Wednesday at home. With the win the Lasers moved into a tie for second place in the Orange Empire Conference.
Irvine Valley went on the road and defeated Orange Coast, 3-1, in an Orange Empire Conference match Tuesday afternoon. The win moved the Lasers' record to .500 on the year (7-7) and boosted them to second in the OEC.
After consecutive Orange Empire Conference defeats to state-ranked teams, No. 19 Irvine Valley got back on track Friday at Santa Ana with a 25-12, 25-15, 25-12 victory. IVC hosts Saddleback next Wednesday in a big OEC match.
Irvine Valley gets a goal from freshman forward Ivan Lopez in the first half and holds on for a 1-0 Orange Empire Conference victory on Friday afternoon at Fullerton. The Lasers evened their OEC mark at 2-2 in the process.
Irvine Valley battles, but drops its fourth in a row in Orange Empire Conference play at the OC Great Park in Friday afternoon. Maddison Turcios made her first start in goal for IVC on the year and had five saves in the defeat.
Irvine Valley had its chances in the first and third sets to make things interesting, but falls to No. 5 Cypress, 25-23, 25-18, 26-24, in an Orange Empire Conference match on Wednesday at home. IVC plays at Santa Ana on Friday.
Irvine Valley faced the ninth-ranked team in the state, Golden West, on Tuesday in a Orange Empire Conference match at home and fell, 3-1. Izzy Abdelkader scored the goal for IVC. The Lasers next play at Fullerton on Friday.