The Columbia College volleyball team defeated Indiana Wesleyan University and Taylor University in its first two matches of the Taylor University Tournament Friday in Upland, Ind.
The Cougars swept Wesleyan 3-0 before edging the tournament hosts in five sets. Columbia College won the first two games against Taylor 28-26 and 25-19, lost the following two 25-16 and 25-21, then finally won the deciding set 15-11.
The Cougars improved to 30-2. They continue tournament play Saturday at 11 a.m. against Trinity Christian University.