Muskegon Community College opened the NJCAA Region XII tournament with a 3-0 victory over Kalamazoo Valley Community College (25-22, 27-25, 25-14) before dropping a 3-0 match to Grand Rapids Community College (25-13, 28-26, 25-22).
MCC now drops to the losers bracket in the double elimination format and will face Lansing Community College. Stat leaders for the day were:
Kills- Jaren Smith (Shelby HS) 24, Jordyn Carlyle (Fruitport HS) 20, Amber Jacobs (Ravenna HS) 16.
Assists- Megan Crowley (Ravenna HS) 70.
Aces- Abby Seeger (Whitehall HS) 5, Gianna Megna (Whitehall HS) 2.
Digs- Jaren Smith 23, Gianna Megna 23, Jordyn Carlyle 18.
Blocks- Abby Seeger 3.
MCC is now 22-14 on the season.