Lyndie Haddock-Eppich surpassed 3,000 career assists as #1 BYU won against a record Portland crowd.
Top-ranked BYU, San Diego and Loyola Marymount swept past their opponents, while Pepperdine won its 8th-straight against San Francisco in 4 sets Thursday night in West Coast Conference action.
BYU continues to show why it is the top team nationally with a dominant performance against Pepperdine to earn the sweep Tuesday night in WCC play. Pacific also notched a sweep over Santa Clara, while San Diego and Saint Mary’s turned in 4-set victories.
In a five-set match that went down to the wire and saw the first four sets decided by three points or less, it was Set 3 between Santa Clara and Saint Mary’s that will go down in the record books at 46-44.
With one more win, Cougars will clinch at least a share of the WCC crown.
The Gonzaga Bulldogs fought off one match point in a wild 5th set to defeat Santa Clara and register their best WCC start since 1990.
MATCH STATS #7 Washington def. Santa Clara 3-0 (25-18, 25-23, 25-23) Washington moves to 3-1; Santa Clara falls to 2-2…
St. Mary’s Lindsey Knudsen and Payton Rund earn this week’s VolleyMob National Beach Pair of the Week after a 4-1 weekend.