With three weeks left in the regular season, Embry-Riddle created some separation at the top of the California Pacific Conference standings by sweeping a pair of home matches and moving two games in front of La Sierra, which split two home games during the week. Antelope Valley pulled off the upset over the visiting Golden Eagles, putting the Pioneers in a three-way tie for third place with Pacific Union and UC Merced.
Wednesday, October 4
MENLO 3, PACIFIC UNION 1 (24-26, 25-21, 25-15, 25-20)
The Pioneers battled for a first-set victory, but the Oaks swept the next three to take the non-conference match in Angwin, Calif.