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).
In first round matches, there were 20 sweeps in the 32 matches, but also three five-setters, which included two history making or ending efforts.
#11 Utah outlasted Purdue in four sets to move on to the Sweet 16 for the first time since 2008.
This is the Stanford regional overview for all 16 teams in the Stanford region.
Senior middle Tawnee Luafalemana recorded 13 kills as #17 Utah downed Arizona in four sets.
Georgetown’s Alyssa Sinnette was the most recent addition to the 1,000 kill club, joining the group on Sunday. She was the second Hoya to reach the milestone on Week 12 alongside Symone Speech.
Utah play its final two home matches of the 2017 regular season this week, hosting Arizona State (Friday, Nov. 17) and Arizona (Saturday, Nov. 18).
MATCH STATS #16 Utah def. #22 UCLA 3-1 Utah 19-8, 10-6 Pac-12; UCLA 16-9, 9-7 Pac-12 Los Angeles, California Attendance:…
Utah will make its second to last road trip this weekend, with a pair of matches against both Los Angeles-based squads, facing off against USC on Thursday, Nov. 9 and then taking on UCLA on Friday, Nov. 10. Utah is 8-4 overall in road matches this season.
#8 Washington picks up a hugh road victory less than 24 hours after a sweep in Colorado. The Huskies downed the Utes in four sets Saturday night.