This is the second of a two-part series of Scouting Reports that we couple with a big match of the week. We chose the match featuring #3 Stanford’s five-set victory over #20 UCLA on Thursday evening in Maple Pavilion.
(RV) NC State visits (RV) Louisville with ACC title hopes on the line; November 17 Preview
#3 Stanford survived a valiant effort from #20 UCLA in their five-set comeback victory to remain perfect at home.
This article is the first of a two-part series of Scouting Reports that focus on one big match. Tonight’s match between #20 UCLA and #3 Stanford is the featured match.
Fresh off clinching the Pac-12 title outright, #3 Stanford looks for an encore vs. #20 UCLA; November 16 Preview.
Week 12 brought 17 new faces into the fold of active Division I players with 1,000 career digs, boosting the group to 206 members. Youngstown State’s Lauren Bianco joined the ranks before wrapping up her career.
#3 Stanford controlled every facet of their match with #11 USC as they swept the Trojans to claim the 2017 Pac-12 Championship outright.
#3 Stanford can clinch the Pac-12 title outright while #11 USC looks to stay alive in the race; November 15 Preview
There are only currently six active members of the 1,000 kill/500 block club, but that group is set to grow by at least one during Week 13 action with Michigan State’s Alyssa Garvelink just 10 kills away.
The past eight years have shown that volleyball is a momentum game and rankings don’t necessarily show off a team’s overall worth.