BRENHAM — Unbeaten Navarro volleyball racked up two straight-games victories Friday over Eastern Arizona and 17th-ranked New Mexico Military Institute at The Applebee’s Classic hosted by Blinn College.
Coach Kasey McBrearty’s Bulldogs pounded EAC’s Lady Monsters 25-19, 25-15, 25-19 in the two-day classic’s first match at 9 am. Eastern Arizona, coming off a five-game conference loss to Pima, dropped to a 1-2 on the season.
Then, at 5 pm, NC took the measure of 17th-ranked New Mexico Military Institute 25-23, 25-12, 25-20 to mark its third victory over a team ranked in the NJCAA Division I Preseason Top 20.
Navarro faces Yavapai CC, Az., at 11 am and draws the challenge of 2013 NJCAA champion Blinn on its home floor to close out the classic on Saturday night.