Baylor’s Yossiana Pressley, Iowa State’s Hali Hillegas and TCU’s élan McCall were named as the Big 12’s offensive, defensive and rookie of the week respectively.
Baylor showing they can contend with Texas in the Big 12 was one of several takeaways from week three.
With three through five all losing, Illinois moves up to number six in the latest VolleyMob Top 25 Power Rankings.
Baylor notches highest ranked win in program history with win over No. Wisconsin while Rice opens the Baylor Classic with a sweep of UTRGV.
After downing #1 and all three top teams losing, BYU makes a large jump to the top spot.
Texas makes the jump into the top three along with VERT Challenge foe Florida.
Baylor finished off a 3-0 weekend at home with a pair of wins on Saturday at the Hampton Inn & Suites Waco North Invitational. Yossiana Pressley notched a pair of 20-kill outings on Saturday to sew up tournament MVP honors.
Northern Iowa confirmed VolleyMob’s rank of them and dispelled the AVCA’s. Check out others that both polls got right or flubbed on.
Baylor posted its second win of the season Saturday morning as the Bears faced Texas State at its home Hampton Inn & Suites Waco North Invitational, but it wasn’t just a garden variety victory, it marked the 400th win of head coach Ryan McGuyre’s career.
Class of 2019 OH/MB/RS Sara Jones has committed to Baylor.