IRVINE — The Imperial Valley Heat 18-and-under club volleyball team won two of three matches at the Irvine Club tournament here Sunday.
After a 2-0 loss to the Desert Heat of Victorville, the I.V. Heat bounced back to take its next two contests.
The I.V. Heat defeated North Orange County 25-19, 23-25, 17-15 then swept Saddleback Valley 25-23, 25-22.
I.V. Heat coach Cami Mohamed credited the teams' success to the play of back row player Shelli Strahm of Holtville and the net play of Morgan Smith of Brawley.
The I.V. Heat is now 3-5 in Southern California Volleyball Association silver division competition.