TWIN FALLS — The College of Southern Idaho volleyball team took down fourth-ranked Snow College and beat College of Southern Nevada with the firepower of sophomore Savannah Taosoga. The outside hitter led the Golden Eagles to both wins and earned Scenic West Athletic Conference Player of the Week for her play.
Taosoga finished the match against Snow with 26 kills, the 11th most in a match all time. She added 17 against Southern Nevada. For the weekend, Taosoga averaged 4.78 kills per set and hit .341. She added two assists, two service aces, 17 digs and three blocks.
The two wins help propel CSI into a tie for second place in the conference standings. The Golden Eagles take on Salt Lake Community College at 6 p.m. Wednesday. for a SWAC showdown. The Bruins are in first place in the conference.
Other CSI sports
The CSI men’s and women’s cross-country team travels to Lewiston for the Lewis Clark State College meet Saturday.
The CSI men’s basketball team travels to Orlando, Florida, for a two-day scrimmage schedule. The Golden Eagles play Pensacola State (2 p.m. ET), Chipola (4:10 p.m. ET) and Northwest Florida (7:25 p.m. ET) on Friday and on Saturday play Eastern Florida (10:05 a.m. ET) and Florida Southwestern (12:15 p.m. ET).
CSI women’s basketball travels to Salt Lake CC for scrimmages on Friday. CSI takes on Eastern Wyoming at 10 a.m., Casper at 12 p.m., Central Wyoming at 2 p.m. and Montana Western at 4 p.m.
CSI softball travels to BYU Friday and Weber State University Saturday for 10-inning games.
Mark your calendars for the Great Pumpkin 5K sponsored by CSI cross-country on Saturday, Oct. 23. To sign up go to register.chronotrack.com/r/63815.