Michael Miller scored two goals to aid the Cougars to a 3-1 victory over Paradise Valley on Thursday. Millers two goals came in the first half and the was the score at the half 2-0 Cougars. Alejandro Caro added a goal in the 57th minute to put South Mountain up 3-0 and they would never look back.
Sophomore Volleyball player earned National recognition this past week as Joilana Sadler was named NJCAA D2 Player of the Week for 9/19.
She had 111 assists including 73 in one game.
#8 South Mountain traveled to Tucson Wednesday night to take on Pima. The Cougars would win the match in fours sets to stay unbeaten in ACCAC play.
The Cougars won set one 26-24 and set two 25-21 before dropping set three 25-27. South bounced back to take set four 25-19 and the match 3-1.
Joliana Sadler was named ACCAC D2 Player of the Week for 9/17. Sadler totaled 111 assists, 23 digs and 5 blocks, helping South to wins over Yavapai, Ottawa and Mesa.
#8 South Mountain hosted #10 Mesa in a big early conference test that saw the Cougars be very dominate in a 3-0 win. Taking the first two sets with ease 25-12, 25-15 the third set took a late come from behind victory to win 27-25.
The Cougars took on Yavapai at home and won a thrilling five set match 25-20, 25-20, 19-25, 28-30, 15-12.
South took the first two sets before giving up the next two in a long fourth set before bouncing back to win the fifth and deciding set 15-12.