Saint Mary's picked up its first conference win and did it in dominating fashion. The Gaels won the first game 30-14, before winning games two and three by scores of 30-22 and 30-20, respectively. Saint Mary's posted a .306 hitting percentage as a team while holding the Pilots to a .017 hitting mark for the game.
Avilla led the way for Saint Mary's and posted a .259 hitting percentage to go along with her 10 kills. Carla Jo Vandenbark had a .529 hitting percentage with nine kills. Gael setter Brooke Lowry tallied a double-double with a match-highs in assists (33) and digs (17).
Bridget Beschen had seven kills and nine digs, both were team highs for Portland.