El Cajon, CA- After taking a 2-1 lead, Hope International could not close the deal as they fell 3-2 (25-19, 25-27, 24-26, 25-16, 15-13) to San Diego Christian on Halloween. Sophomore Johannah Wade had a solid outing as she delivered 15 kills and a season high 17 digs. Freshman Shea Beeman was good for 26 digs.
Fullerton, CA- Down in all three sets on Tuesday night, Hope International pulled La Sierra right back in to beat them 3-0 (25-17, 25-20, 25-22). Sophomore Johannah Wade was on target most of the night as she delivered a match high 18 kills while hitting .359. Junior Tiffany Ivory made a big impact with 21 assists and 11 digs.
Irvine, CA- Freshman Mikayla Derieg recorded a match high 14 kills against #3 Concordia but it was not enough as the Eagles won 3-0 (25-16, 25-18, 25-19) on Saturday.
Costa Mesa, CA- For the first time in 12 matches, Hope International found themselves playing into the fourth set on Tuesday at Vanguard. But the #19 Lions still beat the Royals 3-1 (25-20, 10-25, 9-25, 23-25). Freshman Mikayla Derieg accounted for a match high 10 kills.
Fullerton, CA- On Tuesday night, Hope International and The Master's had the same number of hitting errors but TMC doubled up HIU in kills to earn the 3-0 win (25-16, 25-18, 25-16). Freshman Mikayla Derieg recorded 10 kills but the rest of the Royals accounted for just seven combined kills.
Fullerton, CA- Despite ultimately falling 3-0 to #5 Biola on Saturday, Hope International had their moments of going toe-to-toe with the Eagles. Freshman Mikayla Derieg ended the evening with 10 kills.
Fullerton, CA- The ever thinning Royals could not slow Cal State San Marcos on Wednesday as they fell 3-0 (25-15, 25-13, 25-17). Sophomore Johannah Wade led all hitters with 14 kills on .333 hitting.