The Cardinal sit atop the VolleyMob 2018 Preseason Top 25.
Texas comes in at #6, right on the cusp of the top five, in a group of teams that all made at least the Elite Eight in 2017.
The French club is building itself a nice little NCAA powerhouse
At Venelles, Dowd will join a club that finished its 2017-18 season in 6th place, before being knocked out from the first phase of the playoffs by Mulhouse. She will be third American in the team, as it has also recently signed former Penn State star Abby Detering and LSU alumni Haleigh Nelson.
Tori Gorrell is one of seven returning Nittany Lions for the Nittany Lions, who play eight total matches against teams in last year’s Sweet 16.
The move to the French league is a clear upgrade for Abby’s career
Stanford will look to claim the National Championship for the second time in three seasons; Way-Too-Early 2018 VolleyMob Top 25 Power Rankings (Full List).
Rachael Kramer will look to lead a Florida revival after the loss of a big senior class; Way-Too-Early 2018 VolleyMob Top 25 (#6-10).
Ali Frantti is ready to start her professional career
Detering is ready to start her professional career