Modesto started the day defeated Yuba (0-2) 3-1. The Pirates fell behind losing in the first game 16-25 before coming back to win the next three games 25-21, 25-20, and 26-24. Sophomore Sierrah Miller led the team with 15 points, 12 kills, and 18 total attempts. Brooke Finnegen set the mark for the Pirates with 22 digs.
In the Second match against Siskiyous (1-1), Modesto won 3-1. MJC won the first set 25-16, droped the second 19-25, then won the next two 25-19 and 25-23. Miller again led the team with 14 kills and 19 points. Justina Kieth registered the second most kills for the Pirates with 6 scoring 6 points.
MJC will play next on Friday, August 29th, for the MJC Classic that starts at 10:00am and continues on till 6:30pm. Modesto will host Porterville, Siskiyous, Chabot, and West Valley College.