State colleges: No. 25 BYU sweeps Portland in women's volleyball
Portland, Ore. • Tambre Haddock smashed 10 kills to help No. 20-ranked BYU win its 11th straight match 25-16, 25-16, 25-18 over Portland in West Coast Conference women's volleyball Thursday.
The Cougars (15-3, 8-0) are the only undefeated team in conference play.
North Dakota 3, Southern Utah 0 • In Cedar City, The Thunderbirds lost their ninth straight match 25-17, 25-14, 25-18 match and have won just three sets out of possible 27 during their losing skid.
Kylie Schofield had a team-high 10 kills for SUU (2-17, 1-8 Big Sky Conference).
Eastern Washington 3, Weber State 0 • The Wildcats hit just .042 and lost for the 13th time in 14 matches 25-17, 25-15, 25-14 in Big Sky Conference play in Cheney, Wash.
Audrey Biggs was the only Weber State (5-18, 1-8) player to have more than five kills with six.
Utah Valley 3, Texas-Pan American 0 • Katie Fritzler had 10 kills, and Brookelyn tallied 32 assists and eight digs, as the Wolverines prevailed 25-8, 25-17, 25-19 in Western Athletic Conference play in Orem.
Utah Valley (12-11, 6-2) is second in the conference and hosts league-leading New Mexico State at 7 p.m. Saturday.
Westminster 3, Dickinson State 1 • In Dickinson, N.D., Alexis Aalona tallied 11 kils and a season-high 20 digs as the Griffins won 25-13, 23-25, 25-15, 25-13 in Frontier Conference play.
Kyndall Kordakis had 12 digs to become Westminster's all-time leader with 1,723.
The Griffins (11-11, 5-4) hit a season-best .333.
BYU 1, Pepperdine 0 • Niki Fernandes scored in the 84th minute to lead the 25th-ranked Cougars over the Waves at South Field in Provo.
BYU (8-4-1, 2-1-0 West Coast Conference), coming off a 2-1 loss at No. 18 Santa Clara on Saturday, outshot Pepperdine 22-6. The Cougars host Loyola Marymount at 7 p.m. Saturday.